CTD 446 Lecture 4: CTD 446 Section 4 Notes
Premium

2 Pages
34 Views
Unlock Document

Department
Clothing, Textiles and Interior Design
Course
CTD 446
Professor
Dr.Thompson
Semester
Spring

Description
CTD 446 Section 4 Notes Dress, Culture, and Society Culture • That Complex Whole which includes knowledge, beliefs, art, morals, law, customs, and other capabilities and habits acquired by humans as members of society • Group of people and behavior that is taught • Material and nonmaterial • Dress is a material culture – explains and relates to nonmaterial culture such as beliefs, values, and patterns within a society Enculturation • Learning the cultural ways that are taught to members of the group • How to sit, how to interact with older or younger people in a culture, appropriate dress for a situation Concept of Culture Evolved th • 19 thntury: material culture focus • 20 Century: developed non-material concepts ➢ Social aspects: beliefs and values • End of 20 Century: merged 19 and 20 centuries together ➢ Used concepts of culture to examine how ideas are represented by material objects Culture • Significance of various material and nonmaterial things arise from them being shared by a group • Also, important how a thing is made and used and looks • Cultures usually made of many different subculture groups Example of a Subculture • Bicycling clubs • Spandex, bright colors, dressing alike Society • A group of people who occupy a particular territory and speak common language or share common experiences • Group of individuals who interact with each other based on the sharing of many beliefs and way
More Less

Related notes for CTD 446

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit