What it Normal?

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What it Normal?

  1. 1. Normal <ul><li>Emily </li></ul><ul><li>Vanessa </li></ul><ul><li>Kalli </li></ul>
  2. 2. Normal <ul><li>Adjective </li></ul><ul><li>1. conforming to the standard or the common  </li></ul><ul><li>type; usual; not abnormal; regular; natural. </li></ul><ul><li>2. serving to establish a standard. </li></ul>Normal. Retrieved from http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/normal
  3. 3. Asian Culture
  4. 4. Normal in Asian cultures means… <ul><li>Having family run businesses </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple generations living in the same area </li></ul><ul><li>Instilling faith in the home, most commonly Catholicism </li></ul>Family and the Asian Culture. Retrieved from http://www.asianamericanalliance.com/Culture.html
  5. 5. Why they feel normal… <ul><li>Lots of history that is </li></ul><ul><li>strong in their culture </li></ul><ul><li>What they’ve always known and these things are regular to them </li></ul>
  6. 6. American Culture
  7. 7. Normal in American Culture means… <ul><li>“ the land of the free, and home of the brave…” </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Competition </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Equal rights and opportunity </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Individual Freedom </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Expectation of a K-12 education </li></ul><ul><li>Observation of national holidays </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>4 th of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Memorial Day … </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Sports </li></ul>
  8. 8. Why they feel normal… <ul><li>Western Culture </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Derived from European Cultures </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Government </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Constitutional Government </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dominate Industrial Nation </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Consumerism/ Materialistic </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Religious Influences </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Primarily Christian </li></ul></ul></ul>

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