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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CULTURAL

Understanding history, rather than memorizing it, has cultural value.

We may distinguish broadly three aims: the vocational, the civic, and the cultural.

The cultural conditions also affect the vine in this respect.

On harsh Irwadi, laughter would have been a cultural anomaly.

Is it because your cultural contributions are keyed to military conquest?

And they can end up by exerting serious influence in cultural patterns.

Without him we should still be unrepresented in the cultural development of the world.

Other perspectives had ideological, political, or cultural ramifications.

Evolution of language, as well as of logic, belongs to cultural evolution.

This aspect constitutes more than a cultural or memetic issue.

WORD ORIGIN

1868, in reference to the raising of plants or animals, from Latin cultura "tillage" (see culture) + -al (1). In reference to the cultivation of the mind, from 1875; hence, "relating to civilization or a civilization." A fertile starter-word among anthropologists and sociologists: e.g. cultural diffusion, in use by 1912; cultural diversity by 1935; cultural imperialism by 1937; cultural pluralism by 1932; cultural relativism by 1948.

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