B) the phenomenon of merging and converging cultures. Because humans communicate and express their cultural systems in a variety of ways, it can be hard to pinpoint exactly what cultural dynamics are at play. Some people may perceive culture to be a static phenomena because a culture of a country is based on its belief, ideology, religion and traditions. Culture is the most non static thing I can think of- it is always changing- from laws and alliances to music and demographics - the world and all non isolated cultures change continually. The term _____ refers to a group of people sharing a common set of values and norms. Culture is A) static. It's always moving and shifting, changing shape. Arguments Against Static Organizational Culture Organizational Culture "Our culture is strong because Walmart Canada associates live our values every day, with each other and with our customers.' A) mores B) society C) culture D) folkway Cross-cultural literacy refers to A) an individual's self-concept derived from perceived membership in a relevant social group. Culture is extremely dynamic. D) abstract. Obviously religions do not change overtime and people mostly have strong ideologies which is why many people would consider culture to be static. Explanation: Culture is fluid rather than static, which means that culture changes all the time, every day, in subtle and tangible ways. ~ Shelley Broader, CEO Walmart Shaped by the individuals who work there; guided by However, most cultures are basically conservative in that they tend to resist change. All Major Statewide Elected Offices Have Benn Controlled by Republicans Since 2000. False. Some resist more than others by enacting laws for the preservation and protection of traditional cultural patterns while putting up barriers to alien ideas and things. Political Culture Is Static & Does Not Change. B) not static. C) unchanging. At the turn of the 19th century, when anthropology started in earnest, many academics thought cultures were bounded and discrete, that you could literally map them out and draw a circle around their influence, and how far they spread. No culture is static. False.