Unit 2 Culture
Testing out Sugarcane so a limited list of definitions related to culture.
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created November 30, 2016
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|Culture||A shared system of beliefs and knowledge shared among a group and transmitted to individuals through social interaction|
|Cultural Tool Kit||A set of symbolic skills or devices that we learn through the cultural environment we live in and apply to practical situations in our lives.|
|Symbols||They communicate and idea while being distinct from the idea itself. Serve to transmit a value, belief, or idea.|
|Values||Judgements about what is intrinsically important or meaningful.|
|Pierre Bourdieu||He argued that we all develop certain assumptions about the world and our place in it: our tastes, preferences, and skills which develop into habits that form our habitus|
|Habitus||A system of cultural capital, economic capital, and social capital that organize and the ways in which individuals perceive and act in the social world.|
|Group Style||The Set of norms and practices that distinguishes one group from another.|
|Mainstream Culture||The most widely shared systems of meaning and cultural tool kits in a society.|
|Subcultures||Relatively small groups of people whose affiliation is based on shared beliefs, preferences, and practices that exist under the mainstream and distinguish them from the mainstream.|
|Resistance Through Ritual||When a subculture rebels against the mainstream through defined practices and symbols.|