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Culture different country, group of people, a way of doing something combination of symbols, knowledge, folklore conventions, language, message processing patterns, roles, rituals, habits, lifestyles, and attitudes that link and give a common identity to a particular group of people at a particular point in time Horace’s Miners (1956) Body Ritual Among the Nacirema Nacirema – culture in action
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Unformatted text preview: o North American Group o Highly developed market economy Using different verbiage and cultural inhabitants wouldnt recognize culture Thin vs. Thick cultural descriptions Thin description explains the behavior Thick description explains not just the behavior, but its context as well, such that the behavior becomes meaningful to an outsider...
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