Unformatted text preview: Society – a group of people who live in a defined territory and participate in a common culture. Human cultural behavior must be learned Instincts – genetically inherited patterns of behavior. Culture is more important than instinct in determining human behavior. Humans are forced to create and learn their own ways of thinking, feeling, and behaving. We rely on the culture we have created. Heredity – one half of personality traits are inherited through genetic makeup. (Nature vs. Nurture). Reflexes – simple, biologically inherited, automatic reactions to physical stimuli. Drives – impulses to reduce discomfort (eat, drink, sleep)....
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- Fall '10