Sociology: Culture and Social Norms

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What term refers to norms that do not have great moral significance attached to them?


Which term describes a group with its own unique values, norms, and behaviors that exist within a larger culture?


What does the term 'real culture' refer to?

The values, beliefs, and norms that a society actually follows

Which term describes the transmission by schools of cultural goals that are not openly acknowledged?

Hidden curriculum

What are common features found in all human cultures called?

Cultural universals

Which term refers to physical objects created by human groups?

Material culture

What is the term for a behavior that violates significant social norms?


What is the Japanese word for 'senior' in schools?


What is the interactive process through which people learn the basic skills, values, beliefs, and behavior patterns of a society?


What does the Japanese school entrance require of?

Test scores

What does a Japanese school day consist of?

Starts at 8:30

What is the difference between subculture and counterculture?

Subculture agrees as counterculture is against

Test your knowledge of cultural anthropology and social norms with this quiz. Explore concepts such as folkways, ascribed status, ethnocentrism, and mores.

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