Unformatted text preview: another and creating cultural leveling. With globalization the culture of one group of people have a direct effect on the lives of another group thousands of miles away. Culture is a society learned and shared ways of doing things that are passed on from one generation to the next. Its material component includes jewelry, art, buildings, weapons, machines, eating utensils, technology, hairstyles, and clothing. Its nonmaterial components include the group’s way of thinking such as their beliefs, values, norms, and other assumptions about the world and their actions such as common patterns of behavior, language, gestures, and other forms of interactions....
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This note was uploaded on 11/13/2010 for the course SOC SOC 201 taught by Professor Gottschalk during the Spring '07 term at Peru State.
- Spring '07