Chapter 2 Summary - role of technology in culture and...

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Mark Biagi Chapter 2 2/7/10 Chapter 2 begins with a description of what culture is and provides examples of culture. It then goes on to explain the components of symbolic culture (i.e. gestures, languages, values, norms, sanctions, folkways, and mores. After elaborating on subcultures and countercultures the chapter moves onto the 15 core values in American society and the 5 emerging values of American society. The chapter finishes with an explanation about the
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Unformatted text preview: role of technology in culture and topics such as cultural lag and cultural change. Multiple Choice 1. All of the following are core values in America except: A. Progress B. Material Comfort C. Racism and Group Superiority D. Physical Fitness Correct Answer D 2. Which of the following is not a component of a symbolic culture? A. Language B. Principles C. Sanctions D. Gestures Correct Answer B...
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2010 for the course SOCIO 101 taught by Professor Heitmann during the Spring '10 term at Prairie State College .

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