KPE200 Module 5: Physical Culture and Nationalism Defining Nationalism and National Identity • Sport, physical culture, and nationalism are innately connected. • Sport and politics are deeply intertwined. • Sport provides a venue and space to define national identity, aiding governments, and political figures in the creation of a shared nationality for a given country. Visual Culture. Visual culture is a way of studying a work that uses art history, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. It is intertwined with everything that one sees in his day to day life - advertising, landscape, buildings, photographs, movies, paintings, apparel - anything within our culture that communicates through visual means..