Sociology Chp.3 (1)

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Sociology Chp.3 (1)
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  1. the learned and shared behaviors, beliefs, attitudes, values, and material objects that characterize a particular group or society
    Culture
  2. a group of people that has lived and worked together long enough to become an organized population and to think of themselves as a social unit
    Society
  3. Characteristics of culture
    Learned
    Transmitted from one generation to the next
    Shared
    Adaptive and always changing
    Culture and Society
  4. consists of the tangible objects that members of a society
    Material culture
  5. includes the shared set of meanings that people use to interpret and understand the world.
    Nonmaterial culture
  6. What are the material and nonmaterial cultures of …?
    • Football
    • School
    • Eating in a restaurant
  7. anything that stands for something else and has a particular meaning for people who share a culture
    Symbol
  8. Forms of symbols
    • Words
    • Gestures
    • Visual images
    • Physical objects
  9. Distinguish one culture from another
    Unify or divide a society
    Change over time
    Symbol
  10. is a system of shared symbols that enables people to communicate with one another.
    Language

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