Culture spreads via a process anthropologists call cultural diffusion. Simply put, culture spread when two different cultures have close interactions with one another or when one nation conquers another. When the latter ... More »

For thousands of years, Christianity has spread all across the world from its humble beginnings in the Levant through word of mouth, art and literature, political and social pressure, missionary work and imperial militar... More »

It is impossible to tell exactly how many cultures there are in the world, because it is not easy to measure cultural identities directly. However, some people use languages as a slight indicator, and there are 5,000 to ... More »

Culture is a complex phenomenon that incorporates nearly all aspects of the experience shared by human beings, and it is culture that dictates the social expectations humans must adhere to in order to belong to their soc... More »

Cultural diffusion is the spread of culture, including aspects such as clothing and food, from one group to another, typically as a result of making contact for the first time. European explorers bringing back foods and ... More »

Culture refers to the characteristics that bond a particular group of people, including language, religion, literature, architecture, ethics, music, clothing, cuisine and the arts. Other aspects of a group's culture incl... More »

Culture functions as a way to bring a group of people with similar interests, backgrounds, and beliefs together while shaping their views of the world. Culture strengthens bonds between people and can easily change and e... More »