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Name: Elements of Culture
ID: m42807
Language: English (en)
Summary:
  • Understand how values and beliefs differ from norms
  • Explain the significance of symbols and language to a culture
  • Explain the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis
  • Discuss the role of social control within culture
Subject: Social Sciences
Keywords: Beliefs, Folkways, Formal norms, Ideal culture, Informal norms, Language, Mores, Norms, Real culture, Sanction, Sapir-Whorf hypothesis, Social control, Symbols, Values
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org)
Copyright Holders: Rice University (daniel@openstaxcollege.org)
Maintainers: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org), Sociology Cap (dcwill@rice.edu)

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Jan 27, 2012 4:01 pm +0000
Last revision to module: Jul 29, 2013 4:26 pm +0000

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Version: 1.3 Jul 29, 2013 4:26 pm +0000 by Sociology Cap
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Version: 1.2 May 7, 2012 11:40 am +0000 by Sociology Cap
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Version: 1.1 Jan 30, 2012 11:39 am +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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