Harings Sociology Ch. 3 Culture
When an American shakes someone's hand during an introduction they are practicing a(n)
A strictly-enforced rule of behavior that (incest), when violated, calls for strong punishment, is called a(n)
judging other people and groups according to the standards and values of one’s own culture
a method of rewarding or punishing individuals in order to encourage them to obey norms
When someone deliberately and consciously opposes the main beliefs of the dominant they are a part of a(n)
Norm are made up of folkways, mores and
The three reasons a culture changes are discovery, diffusion and
When a culture or society borrows ideas from another culture they are engaging in
Saying "Please pass the potatoes.." at a dinner table is a folkway and what type of informal sanction?
A mother saying "Johnny, you do not burp at the table..." is a folkway and what type of informal sanction?
What are cultural traits that are present in all cultures called
When a norm is formally defined and enforced by officials such as police officers, it becomes a(n)
What is a territory that is lived in by a group of people who share the same culture?
What is defined as the customs, knowledge, values, and physical objects that are shared by those who are members of a particular society?
What is a thing that stands for something else?
Which of the following would NOT be considered a taboo in American society? incest, polygamy, defecating in public, studying, murder
Working hard, fighting for equality and promoting education are all considered what in the United States?
What is a segment of a culture that differs from that culture in some distinct, recognizable ways is known as (teens, conservatives, blue collar worker)?
What is a norm that has a moral component and which members of a society are expected to follow?
Which of the following would be considered a counterculture as opposed to a subculture? goths, hippies, hipsters, jocks
Getting a detention from your principal is what type of negative sanction?
Getting yelled at by your mom to pick up after yourself is what type of negative sanction?
What are the tangible aspect of a culture called?
What are the intangible aspects of a culture called?
This is an example of a counterculture living in the La Crosse area known for riding in buggies with horses
What are rules that define appropriate and inappropriate behavior?
The ability to see the link between society and self
In the context of cultural diversity, grouping of people who share a social characteristic (women, teens, Lutherans, Democrats)
In terms of culture, what symbol represents Logan?
In terms of cultural universals in the United States high school system, all successful seniors conclude with a