o Individuals typically reject their home culture and totally assimilate to the host
o Able to move from one cultural context to another, switching their cultural styles
as they go along in acc
Culture and Temperament Notes
Temperament a biologically based style of interacting with the world that exists from birth
NOT fixed at birth. May be influenced by a childs experiences in life, and thus can be
3 Types of Temperament:
How To Measure Culture?
1. Values guiding principles that refer to desirable goals that motivate behavior.
Individualism versus Collectivism: the degree to which a culture encourages the needs
and values of the individual over the group.
Two main goals of psychology:
Understand human behavior
Take this knowledge and apply it to make lives better.
How do we learn about human behavior?
Theory of W.E.I.R.D.O.S.
Western Educational Industrialized Rich
Humans have the unique ability of cultural learning.
Socialization and enculturation help explain the sources of cultural differences.
Enculturation occurs and produces differences through specific behaviors reflecting specific
First Emperor of China. It was for him that the terracotta army was created.
Qin Jing Gong
an earlier ruler before the imperial era, an ancestor to the First Emperor Qin.
How is the discussion of him relevant?
Why this terracotta army?
July 6, 2016
Due to my current Monday-Friday work schedule I was unable to make it to any
actual seat in with a live court session.
The first televised court proceeding that I watch was on YouTube