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Define cultural studies.

Define cultural studies.

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School: Liberty University
Department: Cultural Studies
Course: Western Culture
Professor: Caitlin elliott
Term: Fall 2016
Tags: LU, western, Culture, CSTU, 101, study, and guide
Cost: 50
Name: Study Guide for Western Culture Test 1
Description: Study guide for Western Culture Test 1. Exam date is October 5, 2016.
Uploaded: 10/03/2016
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CSTU 101: Study Guide: Test One


Define cultural studies.



Topics: 

∙ Intro Lecture 

o What is cultural studies?

o American Values

o Cultural representations

o Definition of Culture

o We’re hypnotized by culture

o Moving away from cultural bias

o Dominate vs. Subdominant cultures o Culture and nostalgia 

∙ First Humans

o Stone age

o Paleolithic

o Neolithic revolution

o Urban revolution

∙ Asia and America

o East vs. West

o Indus Valley

 Urban planning

 Religion

o Bronze age China

 Shang Dynasty 


Differentiate dominate and subdominant cultures.



o Myth and ancient America

 Olmec culture

 Myth

 Ancient myths

∙ Ancient Sumer

o Theology

 Origins and mythology 

 Life and the afterlife

o Visual arts

 Temples

 Votive sculptures

o Literary Arts 

 Gilgamesh

o Cultural values

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o Resistance to Change

o Customs and Daily Life

o Gender roles

o Modes of Reflection

 Egyptian Religion

∙ The afterlife

 Philosophy 

o Modes of “reflection” vocab


What are the modes of reflection?



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 Visual art

 Literature Don't forget about the age old question of Who is hephaistos?

∙ Greece

o Mythology

o literature

o Philosophy

o Visual art

∙ Rome

o Literature

o Religion

∙ Monotheism (Judaism, Christianity, and Islam)  o Judaism

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o Christianity

 Literature

 Early Christian art

o Islam

 Literature

 Calligraphy

 Visual Art 

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