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The word culture is a noun. Culture means (1) the raising of plants or animals, (2) (biology) the growing of microorganisms in a nutrient medium (such as gelatin or agar), (3) the tastes in art and manners that are favored by a social group, (4) all the knowledge and values shared by a society, (5) the attitudes and behavior that are characteristic of a particular social group or organization, (6) a particular society at a particular time and place, (7) (bacteriology) the product of cultivating micro-organisms in a nutrient medium. The Quisto editorial staff has evaluated these websites and placed them in the Culture information category.

  • AFS Intercultural Programs
    A community-based volunteer organization that is dedicated to building a more just and peaceful world through international student exchange.
    http://www.afs.org/
  • American Experience - Miss America
    This traditional beauty contest has become a battle ground and a barometer for the changing position of women in society.
    http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/missamerica/
  • Global Gateway
    Gateway to rich primary source materials relating to history and culture. Site offers thousands of digital resource items.
    http://international.loc.gov/intldl/intldlhome.html
  • Parade Magazine
    Lifestyle insert featured in many Sunday newspaper editions.
    http://www.parade.com/
  • PBS - Culture & Society
    This Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) website is home to more than 350 television show companion sites in addition to web-original sites.
    http://www.pbs.org/topics/culture-society/
  • People weekly
    Popular celebrities magazine features photos, articles, and news.
    http://www.people.com/people/
  • NYPL - New York Public Library (Black)
    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.
    http://www.nypl.org/locations/schomburg
  • The Original Tipping Page (Customs)
    Tipping information - forum - calculator.
    http://www.tipping.org/


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