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1

colere?

to cultivate

2

edward tylor

culture is complex, admired by people

3

what are the characteristics of culture?

-learned
-socially transmitted through language
-social product
-source of gratifictation
-adaptive
-distinctive way of life of a grp of people
-material & non-material
-has sanctions and controls
-stable and dynamic
-established pattern or behavior

4

components

social norms

5

social norms

folkways
norms
laws

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what are folkways

-everyday habits
-customs, traditions and conventions
-pwedeng hindi gawin
-nawawala etiquette

7

mores

-vital to their well being
-nakasanayan

8

perspective on culture

culture relativism, culture shock, ethnocentrism ,xenocentrism,sub culture & culture lag

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culture relativism

cultures differ
-once outside of cultural setting, it has no meaning

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culture shock

disbelief when encountered diff. cultural patterns

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ethnocentrism

see behaviors and judge when compared to their own culture

12

xenocentrism

what is foreign is best

13

subculture

smaller group develops its norms

14

culture lag

gap between material and immaterial culture