Aboriginal Cultural values
Leroy Little Bear: "Any individual within a culture is ging to have his or her own personal interpretation of the collective cultural code; however, the individual's world view has its roots in the culture - that is, in the society's shared philosophy, values and customs. If we are to understand how Aboriginal and Eurocentric worldviews clash, we need to understand how the philosophy, values and customs of Aboriginal culture differ from those of Eurocentric cultures" 
The world we live in is multi-cultural with a corresponding plethora of worldviews. In this article we provide a definition of "worldviews" and a comparison of Indigenous and Western worldview perspectives. Understanding the core differences between Indigenous worldviews and Western worldviews is an important component in achieving cultural harmony and respectful relationships. In this article we give a snapshot of the basic differences between Indigenous and Western worldviews. We are speaking in very general terms in the description of these differences and are in no way indicating that individual Indigenous cultures share the same worldviews; ditto for generalizations of Western worldviews.
First of all, what is the definition of a worldview? “A worldview can pertain to an individual, group, or society. Overall, a worldview is a set of beliefs and values that are honoured and withheld by a number of people. A worldview includes how the person or group interacts with the world around them, including land, animals, and people. Every person and society has a worldview. Many societies pass on their worldview to their children to ensure worldview continuity. As people interact and learn from one another, it is not uncommon for them to acquire the beliefs of other worldviews. Worldviews evolve as people and societies evolve” cheap flights to san diego flights to el paso flights to panama city florida flights from denver to phoenix cheapoair flights tickets google cheap flights flights to newyork flights to jackson hole flights from dallas to orlando flights from cleveland to orlando flights to guam nashville cheap flights flights to vegas cheap flights alaska flights to santorini greece miami to orlando flights flights to las vegas google/flights best day to book flights domestic flights flights from chicago to phoenix flights to panama city florida austin texas flights southwest airlines cheap flights new orleans to miami flights cancun flights flights to mexico flights to myrtle beach google flights search anywhere flights to london flights to ireland boston flights jsx flights bahamas flights flights to norfolk va miami cancun flights flights to portland maine st louis flights best flights flights to miami flights to dallas flights to virginia flights to washington state flights to wilmington nc flights from seattle to san diego flights to daytona beach southwest cancelling flights dfw airport flights bike flights cheap flights to las vegas flights to ontario california flights from detroit to orlando flights to miami from nyc priceline.com flights dfw airport flights flights to europe flights from denver to hawaii united airlines cancelled flights air flights flights to punta cana flights to honolulu flights to turkey flights to norfolk va flights to maryland spirit airlines flights flights to denver flights to dominican republic flights to key west momondo flights cheap florida flights flights to punta cana flights to houston from atlanta san juan flights cheap last minute flights cheap airline flights flights from atlanta to las vegas flights to thailand flights to oregon maldives flights flights las vegas flights to bali indonesia cheap international flights