Culture Influence On Western Culture

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Globalization refers to the "shrinking" of the world , it is a term used to describe the changes in societies and the world economy that are the result of increased cross-border trade, investment, and cultural exchange.
According to Edward Burnett Tylor, culture is that complex whole which concludes knowledge, beliefs, arts, morals, law, customs and any other capabilities and habits acquired by a member of society.
Cultures all over the world are being influenced by globalization. Many view that Western cultures has the most prominent influence on the different cultures. In this assignment we will discuss some of these influences on cuisine, dress code, social interactions and sport in depth.
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While others believe that the exposure and interactions of different cultures will form a more heterogeneous society where different cultures are respected among each other.
However, the most widely accepted theory states that the dominant culture will overpower the weak, and all cultures will diffuse into a single culture.
Improvements in technology increased the social interactions between different countries and cultures. Nowadays people all around the world enjoys the same entertainment (watch the same movies, and listen to the same music for example) . The USA is responsible for many of this global entertainment. The internet allows people from every country to be up to date with this entertainment through Youtube, the streaming of TV shows, online News and social media. In countries such as China, many social media sites and blogs are banned because it is seen as a threat to their culture.
Furthermore, communication and globalisation are deeply tangled. Many languages disappear every year as more people start to speak English. With the loss of these languages the traditions of these cultures are also forgotten, because it interferes with the passing down of information from generation to
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