Symbolic interaction sociology notes

Symbolic interaction sociology notes - from one society to...

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Symbolic interaction Deals with interactions between people rather than a group of people Culture is a resource for interpretation. We interpret things based on our culture Material culture= cars, clothes, flag Nonmaterial culture= car is also non material because there is status that goes along with it. It does something else rather than just provide transportation Diffusion= process by which some cultural item spreads through a society or
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Unformatted text preview: from one society to another. Globalization= we used to have a bunch of separate cultures but now were moving together as one. Brings stability in non stability places Read page 52 chart about culture. Cultural universals= Things that are same throughout all societies. Sports Cultural relativism= Things that vary by society. Food...
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2008 for the course SOCY 1001 taught by Professor Walden,gle during the Fall '07 term at Colorado.

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