Unit 3

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The social, historical, cultural and workplace settings in which a text or work is


All texts may be understood according to their form, content, purpose and

audience, and through the social, historical, cultural and workplace contexts that

produce and value them. Literary texts are influenced by social Context cultural

heritage and historical change. Students should be encouraged to consider how

texts build upon and transform the inherited literary and cultural traditions.

Cultural context refers to the way of life, especiallythe general customs and beliefs,

of a particular group of people at a particular time.