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  • The Culture Of Spain And Spain

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    following is an overview of the culture of Spain. 1. Values and attitudes Family, including extended family is extremely important in Spanish culture and is the basis of society. Families provide a social and sometimes financial support network. Increased individualism is having its effect, however, as families become less close, family size decreases and a respect for personal preference decreases the frequency of people working for their family businesses (Spain - Language, Culture, Customs and Etiquette)

  • Spain : The Kingdom Of Spain

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    Spain Spain ranks amongst the top five countries in the world with the fewest lives lost, yearly. This is due to fundamentally decisions that the government has sanctioned for the people to garner a better and safer way of life. Because of these decisions, Spain continues to climb the worldly charts yearly, while becoming a stronger and a more economically balanced country. Spain, officially known as the Kingdom of Spain, resides inland northwest off the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, and Portugal

  • The Kingdom Of Spain And Spain

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    of Spain is a picturesque country with a very interesting history, vast art scene, and rich culture. People first came to Spain in about 2500 B.C but in 715 A.D, the Muslims conquered Spain which stayed under Muslim rule for over 700 years. In 1492, the Christians overthrew the Muslims, and from the 15th to the 17th century, Spain was the most powerful country in the world. In 1939, a General in Spain’s Army and a staunch dictator launched a coup against the elected second republic and Spain split

  • Catalonia, Spain And Spain

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    For some time now there has been an issue in a part of Spain called “Catalonia” that I think it’s worrying and also concerning the whole country. I’m originally from that part of Spain and I have spent all my life there before I came to the United States, so this is very important to me and it affects my life in every possible aspect. Catalonia and Spain have been not really liking each other for about 300 years now because of some war events that happened in 1714. But that feeling increased in

  • Cultural Awareness : Spain ( Spain )

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    Cultural Awareness: Spain Spain is a part of the European Union and makes up most of the Iberian Peninsula. Spain boarders the Pyrenees Mountains, which separates Spain from France and the Strait of Gibraltar separates Spain from North Africa. As of 2012, Spain has a population of about 47 million people, making it the 27th largest country in the world. Native Spaniards make up 88 percent of the population. Over the last 40 years Spain grew and became more economically advanced, but it still

  • Spain : The Spanish Culture And Culture In Spain

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    Spain is a country with fun, loving people who love to party. These people have a rich history and with that a culture. An intricately designed language, great festivals and mouthwatering foods. It’s located on the Iberian Peninsula with Portugal on the Western end of the Mediterranean Sea. With a population of 47,725,002 people, this marvelous countries capital is Madrid. The Spanish culture is made up of many things like Spain’s music, food, and religion. There are lots of festivals in the Spanish

  • Unification of Spain

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    Unification of Spain: the Good, the Bad, and the Really Ugly | Alexis Wilson | The Europeans wanted to expand their minds and their wealth with what the “unknown” world had to “offer”. When I say offer, I mean what they could take and run with without consequence. The Europeans wanted to “expose” and “enlighten” the new world people with their religion. When I say “expose” and “enlighten”, I mean force the new world people to convert to Christianity or they would be slowly tortured

  • The Economy Of Spain And Spain

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    The economy of Spain has taken a downturn in 2011 since the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. Unlike the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, where Spain was a global empire, modern Spain is facing a very stagnant economy. Spain’s “unemployment rate reached a record of 27 percent” in 2011. This shows that more than 1 in 5 Spaniards is struggling to feed their family. Luckily, things had gotten better. The October 2015 unemployment report shows that the number of those who are not working is down

  • The Cultural Values Of The Catalonia Region, Spain, And Spain

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    Spain has an outgoing, fun-loving sense of style within their citizens, but the Catalonia region has a hard working, business style in their community. The Catalonia region is located on the border of Spain near Barcelona and is very different than the other regions. Catalonia has a different cultural heritage and speaks different languages than Madrid, which is mainly why Catalonia wants to become independent. Catalonia is the wealthiest, most different region in Spain and can already present itself

  • The Culture Of Spain

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    The Culture of Spain Located in the Iberian Peninsula, Spain boasts of one of the most unique cultures in Europe. At different times, the country has been ruled by the Romans, the Visigoths, and the Moors from North Africa. Later, the Spanish colonized the Americas and contributed greatly to the emergence of the New World especially through the impact of Spanish explorers such as Christopher Columbus. The historical contacts left a lasting mark on this European nation especially in relation to culture