Culture change and Significance Essay

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Nanda.Naidu
Sociology 101 intro
17/02/2013

Culture: Change and Significance
Internet –related: Wikipedia
Wikipedia was launched by Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger in 2001. It is the internet’s largest encyclopaedia. It is highly significant in the modern society, where our daily work, education and even life are based on the internet education. In recent years, Wikipedia has become so important in the lives of student and academic institution because of its accuracy and availability in almost all the important languages around the world to everyone freely. The number of readers of Wikipedia has been gradually increases because of its content like books, academic studies, and this information are also approved by the Country’s Government to be official.
Government: Money
Money is form of paper used for exchange of commodities or services, unit of measurement and value of stored goods. Everything in the modern society is based on money. If money disappears, we would go back to early ages like using gold and silver or other things as mode of exchange. Each and every one is responsible for the growth of the value of money, we all study to get a degree and have a good job with good starting income. A person with good income is well respected in the society. Money is considered to be the most important thing in society because it represents our status, wealth, health, honour and even beauty in our society. Money has a significant role in the development of the country and it’s relations with foreign countries. Example, USA has very good economic relations with Asian countries because of which we can see the cultural exchange between the Asian countries and USA. Almost 30% of USA population are Asians. We all have heard this saying at least once in our lives, “The man who has money makes the rules”.
Building (Monument): The Statue of Liberty
The Statue of Liberty stands in the New York Bay. It was…