39. Culture Affects How People Think

Lisbeth Ramirez
Slide Set by Lisbeth Ramirez, updated more than 1 year ago
Lisbeth Ramirez
Created by Lisbeth Ramirez over 3 years ago


Chapter 39 notes

Resource summary

Slide 1

Slide 2

    Answers toward the previous question tend to deviate depending on where you are from West = Individualistic ; East = Relationships People from the West tend to focus on a main or dominant foreground object, while people from East Asia pay more attention to context and background
    In East Asia, cultural norms emphasize relationships and groups, thus they pay more attention to context Western society is more individualistic, thus they learn to pay attention to focal objects
    Culture influences thoughts!

Slide 3

    People from different geographical regions and cultures respond differently to relative images East Asia people notice and remember the background and context more than people in the West do Conduct audience research in multiple locations if designing for a multi-cultural and multi-geographical regions Be wary of overgeneralizing results!
    Caption: : In any culture, the cow still goes moo. (Photo from pinterest.com)
    To Sum It Up...
Show full summary Hide full summary


Geography Quiz
Geography Coastal Zones Flashcards
Zakiya Tabassum
Using GoConqr to study geography
Sarah Egan
All the Countries of the World and their Capital Cities
River Processes and Landforms
The Rock Cycle
GCSE Geography - Causes of Climate Change
Beth Coiley
Tectonic Hazards flashcards
Globalisation Case Studies
Characteristics and Climate of a hot desert
Adam Collinge