European Culture

Some articles on european culture, culture, cultures, european cultures, european:

Saint-Jean-d'Angély - Centre of European Culture
... The Centre of European Culture at Saint-Jean-d'Angély, created in 1989 as a joint initiative taken by the Minister of Culture, the town of Saint-Jean-d'Angély, the regional council of Poitou-Char ...
Music Of Europe
... The culture of Europe might better be described as a series of multiple cultures, often competing geographical regions opposing one another, Orthodoxy as ... Thus the question of "common culture" or "common values" is far more complex than it seems to be ... Upon the pagan cultures of aboriginal Europe, the foundations of modern European cultures were laid by the Greeks, strengthened by the Romans, stabilized by Christianity ...
20th Century - Summary
... After World War II, most of the European-colonized world in Africa and Asia gained independence in a process of decolonization ... American culture spread around the world with the advent of Hollywood, Broadway, rock and roll, pop music, fast food, big-box stores, and the hip-hop lifestyle ... British culture continued to influence world culture, including the "British Invasion" into American music, leading many top rock bands (such as Swedish ABBA) to sing in English ...

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