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What is culture in europe?

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Asked by gurpreet, 30 Jul '12 05:27 pm
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The culture of Europe might better be described as a series of multiple cultures, often competing; geographical regions opposing one another, Orthodoxism as opposed to Protestantism as opposed to Catholicism as opposed to Secularism; many have claimed to identify cultural fault lines across the continent. There are many cultural innovations and movements, often at odds with each other, such as Christian proselytism or Humanism. Thus the question of "common culture" or "common values" is far more complex then it seems to be.

The foundation of European culture was laid by the Greeks, strengthened by the Romans, stabilized by Christianity, reformed and modernized by the fifteenth-century Renaissance and Reformation and globalized by successive European empires between the sixteenth and twentieth centuries. Thus the European Culture developed into a very complex phenomenon of wider range of philosophy, Christian and secular humanism, rational way of life and logical thinking developed t ...more
Answered by Jeet, 30 Jul '12 05:29 pm

 
  
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Western culture
Answered by vijay, 31 Jul '12 01:46 pm

 
  
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Western culture and also their own regional one
Answered by points, 31 Jul '12 07:31 am

 
  
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European culture [western culture]
Answered by Surender Rao, 30 Jul '12 05:29 pm

 
  
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No idea... open culture?
Answered by up front, 30 Jul '12 05:28 pm

 
  
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