The Importance of Culture in Northern Ireland

Describe and explain the importance of culture in defining any region studied by you. (30 marks) 2010 Q4C     Region: Northern Ireland Religion defines and differentiates culture. Two dominant religions in Northern Ireland = Protestant (majority) and Catholicism (minority). Large scale immigration occurred in Ireland during the Plantation of Ireland in the 17th Century. Many of these people came Read More …

Importance of Culture in a Continental/Sub-Continental Region (India)

Describe and explain the importance of culture in defining regions in a continental/sub-continental region you have studied. (30 marks) 2008 Q5C       India: India is a subcontinental region with a population of 1.3 Billion.  The country gained independence from Britain in 1947. India possesses a cultural diversity due to the migration of Indo-European people, British colonialism and the Read More …