cross cult vocab 1
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uses theories and methods to show how important culture is to mental process. (behavior)
cross cultural research
test cultural parameter; involves research on human behavior and compares psychological processes bw 2 or more cultures.
beliefs that every culture has about the world (vary). contain attitudes, beliefs, opinions, and values. worldviews come from people who are evolved with complex thinking (worldview universal)
information sys shared by a group and passed through generations. helps with survival, happiness, well being
psychological process that is considered to be true for some pple of some cultures but not for others.
process of learning about and being immersed in a culture
things in life that differ between cultures (truth/principles culture specific)
things in life that are consistent across diff cultures (universal)
concept: humans constantly improving, never go backward. improvement move humans upward
central to a persons ID. partially conscious/unconscious. Idea about one's self (mental, physical, historical, relational)
knowing motivations and how they influence behaviors of people in groups.
beliefs about ones self in a social , physical environment, and spiritual world. used to guide behavior in daily life.
universal psychological toolkit
trans-situational goal that helps guide a person/group through life. (ex. kindness) values motivate and justify behavior and serve as a standing for judging others actions and events
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