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What is culture and who is the sociologist who said this?
The whole 'way of life' of a society (Williams, 1983)
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What featues make up a culture?
Beliefs, knowledge, language, fashion and faith
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Who suggested that the culture of society is based on 'shared meanings, valvues and pratices'
Woodward (2000)
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What did Durkheim mean by collective sonscience?
The shared way of thinking of a soicety
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What did Durkheim mean by value consensus?
Society's shared agreement about what is worthwhile an desirable.
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What do functionalist refer culture as?
A 'bonding glue'
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2 criticisms of functionalist's positive views on culture.
Ignores conflict
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What featues make up a culture?

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Beliefs, knowledge, language, fashion and faith

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