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Social determinants of health Part 2 Culture and social identity (social class) October 1, 2019 1
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What is culture? 2 Your text (p57) outlines a number of different components and definitions of culture Meaning is variable depending on the context Culture can refer to “the learned, shared and transmitted behaviours that influence members of a given (culture sharing) group” ( Mirza, 2016: 77; WHO, 2004) Looks a membership in a group Cannot equate to terms like race and ethnicity without recognizing important differences between terms
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