The language, beliefs, values, norms, behaviors, and even material objets that are passed down from one generation to the next.
Things such as jewelry, art, buildings, weapons, machines.
Material Culture
A groups way of thinking and doing
Nonmaterial Culture
Disorientation that people experience when they come in contact with a fundamentally different culture
Culture Shock
A tendency to use our own group ways of doing things as a yardstick for judging others
Using ones body to communicate with others, are shorthand ways to convey messages without using words
Their ideas of what is desirable in life
Describe those expectations that develop out of a group of values
Express approval for following a norm
positive sanction
Reflects disapproval for breaking a norm
negative sanction
Refers to a norm so strongly ingrained that even the thought of its violation is greeted with revulsion
To refer to odds with the dominate culture
Refer to the values, norms, and goals that a group considers ideal
ideal culture
The norms and values that people actually follow
real culture