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What Is Culture?

What Is Culture?

This is a module that is part of a course on Issues in Culture and Society. The site contains presentations, readings,and assignments and was updated in 2007. The author lists as objectives for this module: - Learn just what we mean by "culture". - Understand the role of mass communication in forming a "Common Culture". - Understand how culture liberates and limits the individual. - Understand how culture defines, divides, and unites us. - And understand the difference between the dominant culture and sub-cultures.


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