Accounting for Culture: Thinking Through Cultural by Caroline Andrew, Monica Gattinger, M. Sharon Jeannotte, Will

By Caroline Andrew, Monica Gattinger, M. Sharon Jeannotte, Will Straw

Accounting for tradition is a different selection of essays from top Canadian and foreign students that significantly examines cultural citizenship, cultural symptoms, and governance within the context of evolving cultural practices and cultural policy-making. will probably be of serious curiosity to students of cultural coverage, communications, cultural reviews, and public management alike.

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Accounting for Culture: Thinking Through Cultural Citizenship (Governance Series)

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22 A model of culture which makes sense of the three faces of culture would then have to look something like Figure 1. We use culture (S) as a tool kit of meanings to understand 24 Accounting for Culture Figure 1: Model illustrating how the three perspectives of culture (S: symbols and meaning in everyday life; H: excelleme in human achievement preserved as heritage; and C: creativity) interact. Culture (S) is illustrated as a shape in the mirror image of Culture (H), reflecting the idea that Culture (S) is a faithful copy for the current generation of society's traditions.

They discovered that groups with different cultural backgrounds came to quite different conclusions about what Dallas meant, and were influenced by it in much different ways. In other words, the cultural background of each group led them to appropriate the cultural message differently, even though it was the identical message. Although the program made viewers think, and had the potential to change attitudes and even possibly values and behaviour, viewers used the symbolic and meaning tools provided by their own culture to read and understand the message.

To avoid this possibility, a nation will ensure that it has production capacity for strategic goods under its own control. Typical strategic goods are armaments and high technology products, and mineral resources such as oil and specialized metals. Categorizing- a good or resource this way is a justification for protecting its production with subsidies, exempting it from trade agreements, or banning its export outright. Whether the concept of a strategic good is still valid in this day and age, most countries nevertheless have regulations dealing with strategic goods.

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