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Pradeep Kullu Culture and Education Culture and Education : Culture and Education Meaning of culture – The word culture is derived from the
Latin word ‘cultura’ means to cultivate. Definition – “ The culture of the society means the total ay of life of a society”. Oltoway. Characteristics of Culture : Characteristics of Culture Learned quality – Culture is learned quality.
Transitive quality – Culture is transmitted from
person to person. 3. Social quality – Culture is social, not indivisual heritage of man.4. Idealistic quality – Culture is idealistic. It stands for ideal norms of human behaviour. : 3. Social quality – Culture is social, not indivisual heritage of man.4. Idealistic quality – Culture is idealistic. It stands for ideal norms of human behaviour. Slide 5: 5. Gratifying quality – Culture meets and satisfies the social and ethical needs of man. Social habits from a part and parcel of culture. Slide 6: 6. Adaptive Quality – Culture has the characteristic of adaptations. Each culture tries to adopt the qualities outside its own environment. Slide 7: 7. Integrative Quality – Culture has the quality of becoming integrated. Various parts of culture are integrated with each other.
8. Dynamic Quality – Culture has a dynamic quality. It is changing. Slide 8: 9. Manifestation Quality – Culture is the manifestation of man’s mind in varying moods of nature and environment and in the changing course of history. Functions of Education Towards Culture. : Functions of Education Towards Culture. 1. Conservation of Culture – One of the important functions of education is the preservation of culture heritage. The school must inculcate in pupils the traditional standards of value. Slide 10: 2. Continuity of Culture – Education is to maintain the continuity of culture by handing over customs, traditions etc. 3. Transmission of Culture – Education is the saviour of cultural tradition, experiences, values and norms. : 3. Transmission of Culture – Education is the saviour of cultural tradition, experiences, values and norms. Slide 12: 4. New Cultural Patterns – Education is not only concerned with the transmission of culture but it also builds new culture patterns. Slide 13: 5. Promotion of Culture – Education helps in the modification and promotion of culture. It also helps in the establishment of a better society. Slide 14: 6. Adjustment to Cultural Patterns – Education equips the individual to adjust himself in changing cultural patterns. Thank you : Thank you One and All …