Chapter 3 Notes
WHAT IS CULTURE?
Culture – the ways of thinking, the ways of acting, and the material objects that together shape a people’s way of life.
Nonmaterial Culture – the ideas created by members of a society
Ex. Art, Canadian constitution
Material Culture – the psychical things created by members of a society
Ex. Beavertail doughnuts, satellites
Culture Shock – personal disorientation when experiencing an unfamiliar way of life.
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