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Sociocultural Notes Concepts 4-7 A. Culture and its Influence on Behavior and Cognition a. Cultural Norm i. a set of rules based on socially or culturally shared beliefs of how an individual ought to behave to accepted within that group ii. regulate behavior within a group b. Culture i. how we describe food and eating habits, gender roles, rituals, communication patterns, and use of free time within a society ii. a set of common rules that regulate interactions and behavior in a group, as well as a number of shared values and attitudes within a group iii. dynamic → changes over time in response to environmental and social changes c. Surface Culture i. what we easily see as different when we have contact with another group d. Deep Culture i. the beliefs, attitudes, and values of a group e. Universal Behaviors i. “rules” of human behavior that could be applied to all cultures around the world f. Etic Approach i. plans out research before arriving in the field and begins the research thereafter ii. applies their research and findings globally; assumes that behaviors are universal iii.
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  • Fall '16
  • Todd Tatro
  • Sociology, i., Acculturation, Behavior and Cognition

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