Key Words - Sociology Unit 1

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Culture
There is no set definition. There are many different types of culture including popular, global and high culture. It teaches use how we should think and behave, and allows us to learn in certain ways
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Subcultures
Subcultures have aspects of mainstram culture, however have their own attitudes, beliefs and ways of behaviour.
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Norms
Norms are the social expectations of rules of how we should and should not behave and they can vary in seriousness.
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Values
Values are what we regard as the most important and significiant standards or principles in our lives.
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Cultural Diversity
This is where behaviour varies between cultures. It is flexible, diverse and varies in culture, but depends on the social circumstances
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Subcultures have aspects of mainstram culture, however have their own attitudes, beliefs and ways of behaviour.

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