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What is Culture?
What is Civilization?
Define the differences of Culture and Civilization
DEFINITIONS OF CULTURE
The cumulative deposit of knowledge, experience, beliefs, values,
attitudes, meanings, hierarchies, religion, notions of time, roles,
spatial relations, concepts of the universe, and material objects and
possessions acquired by a group of people through generations.
Systems of knowledge shared by a relatively large group of people.
Cultivated behavior – socially transmitted, behavior through social
A way of life of a group of people (learned tradition) – behaviors,
beliefs, values, and symbols that they accept, generally without
thinking about them, and that are passed along by communication and
imitation from one generation to the next.
Symbolic communication – group's skills, knowledge, attitudes,
values, and motives.
A. Definitions of Civilization:
- advancement of human society
- stage of social/ human development & organization
- prosperity and advancement of people
- development of knowledge, code of conduct, rules,
religion, belief, morality, & justice......
- good order, good conduct, well discipline........
B. TYPES OF CIVILIZATION
code of conduct (action, speech & mind)
physical appearance, complexion
as a man/ a woman
knowledge/ intellectuality, wisdom.....
C. ROOT OF CIVILIZATION
compassion & forgiveness
no killing, no stealing, no misconduct in sexual intercourse,
no telling lie, no using drugs
know reason, know own self, adapt to living, adapt time,
adapt society, know to make friend
attitude, perspective, gender, knowledge/ intellectuality
advanced conduct, perspective, gender, intellectuality
D. ELEMENTS OF CIVILIZATION
Knowledge (belief, morality, religion, philosophy & science)
Diffusion (language, alphabet, symbol, literature, art, information
Practice (belief, custom, education, sport, games, regulations)
2. Social Domain (សង្គមធម៌)
social tool (living equipment, techniques, vocations)
social norm (economics, social affairs, politics)
social form (social core, social status, social organization)
How foreign cultures influence Khmer culture?
What should you do to maintain & promote our culture?
How would we integrate the “Diversities of Cultures”?