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relationships involving conflict between those with power and those without. Survey Social Norms Social Control Values The basic rules shared by most people in a culture, e.g freedom of speech. Symbols Language Language can be viewed as a verbal expression of culture. It is used to maintain and convey culture and cultural ties. Language provides us with many of the categories we use for expression of our thoughts. It is natural to assume that our thinking is influenced by the language in which we use. Ethnocentrism Ethnocentrism is the act of judging another culture based on preconceptions that are found in the values and standards of one's own culture – especially regarding language, behavior, customs, and religion. Culture Culture is the accumulated knowledge, experiences, beliefs, values, attitudes, meanings, religion, roles, concepts, and material objects and possessions acquired by a group of people in the course of generations through individual and group striving. Culture is the systems of knowledge shared by a relatively large group of people.
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Culture is symbolic communication. It is a way of life of a group of people. It is shared through families and societies. In today’s society, social media is seen as a culture in which a large group of people continue to pass it down to generations and watch it evolve into platforms like Instagram and Facebook. Subculture A subculture is a culture within a broader mainstream culture, with its own separate values, practices, and beliefs.Subcultures are values and norms distinct from those of the majority and are held by a group within a wider society. In the United States, subcultures might include hippies, Goths, fans of hip hop or heavy metal and even bikers. Achieved Status An achieved status is one that is acquired on the basis of merit; it is a position that is earned or chosen and reflects a person's skills, abilities, and efforts. Being a professional athlete, for example, is an achieved status, as is being a lawyer, a college professor, or even a criminal. Ascribed Status An ascribed status, on the other hand, is beyond an individual's control. It is not earned, but rather is something people are either born with or had no control over. Examples of ascribed status include sex, race, and age. Children usually have more ascribed statuses than adults, since they do not usually have a choice in most matters. Counterculture Society Body language The Self the self is a relatively stable set of perceptions of who we are in relation to ourselves, others, and to social systems. The self is socially constructed in the sense that it is shaped through interaction with other people.social processes such as socialization influence the development of the self.
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