Culture refers to the social heritage of a people --- the learned patterns for thinking, feeling and acting that characterize a population or society, include the expression of these pattems in ___1____ material things. Culture is compose of nonmaterial culture --- ____2____ abstract creations like values, beliefs, customs and institutional arrangements - and material culture - physical object like ____3____ cooking pots, computers and bathtubs. In sum, culture reflects both the ideas we share or everything we make. In ordinary ____4____ speech, a person of culture is the individual can speak another ____5____ language - the person who is unfamiliar with the arts, music, ____6____ literature, philosophy, or history. But to sociologists, to be human is to be cultured, because of culture is the common world ___7____ of experience we share with other members of our group. Culture is essentially to our humanness. It provides a kind ____8____ of map for relating to others. Consider how you fred your way about social life. How do you know how to act in a classroom, or a department store, or toward a person who smiles or laugh ____9____ at you? Your culture supplies you by broad, standardized, ____10____ ready-made answers for dealing with each of these situations. Therefore, if we know a person's culture, we can understand and even predict a good deal of his behavior.
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