How can we live in a Multicultural Society?

Hello and welcome to the show, Culture Chat. You’re here today with me, Marquita Byrd and Arjun Buxi, my partner, and we here talking about Cultural differences in the United States. We’re having a show in order to aid the discussion not just among ourselves, but also in the general American population because these are […]

Culture lag and culture shock | Society and Culture | MCAT | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] The term “culture lag” refers to the fact that culture takes time to catch up with technological innovations and this results in social problems. Culture lag is common in society because material culture tends to change rapidly, while non-material culture tends to resist change, and really remains the same for a longer period […]

Role of Media in Shaping – and Reflecting – Culture and Society

Good morning. My name is Marisa Quinn. I’m the vice president of public affairs and university relations here at Brown. Welcome. Welcome to the 250th anniversary of your institution. Thank you so much for coming and bringing the sunshine from wherever it is you came from, because we’re very happy to have it gracing us. […]

Culture and society | Society and Culture | MCAT | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] Culture’s a way of life shared by a group of people and it generally refers to the knowledge, beliefs and values that bind a society togheter. So culture is very diverse and it may include things like artwork, language and literature. These ways of thinking and feeling and behaving, they’re connected to a […]

Evolution and human culture | Society and Culture | MCAT | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] When sociologists talk about culture, they are referring to customs, knowledge, and behaviors that are learned and socially transmitted. It includes the ideas, values and even objects that are meaningful to a group of people. And because culture is typically learned through observation and interactions with those around us, it might surprise you […]

Overview of culture | Society and Culture | MCAT | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] Society is a group of people. And culture talks about the rules and instructions within a society that guide people and teach them how to live. With that out of the way, let’s learn more about culture. Culture refers to the ideas and things that are passed on from one generation to the […]