P ublished online November 2016 .
Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Epistemology; Feminist Philosophy; History of Western Philosophy; Metaphysics; Moral Philosophy; Non-Western Philosophy; Philosophy of Language; Philosophy of Law; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Religion; Philosophy of Science; Social and Political Philosophy. 15615 words.
Culture is, notoriously, an intractably large and complex phenomenon, and any attempt to define it is ultimately doomed to failure. However, one can characterize culture by looking at some...