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Achieved Status
Status you earned by your own efforts.
Ascribed Status
Status you were born into.
Taboos
The unthinkable crime.
Counterculture
Opposed to many traditional conventions.
Ethnocentrism
A feeling of superiority to all others.
Folkways
Common ways of acting, feeling, and believing common to a given culture - mild sanctions.
Mores
Common ways of acting, feeling, and believing common to a give culture - severe sanctions.
Self-fulfilling prophecies
You tend to adopt character that your significant others see.
Subculture
A group which subscribes to the superordinate society but retains many elements of their subordinate culture.
Symbols
An object (or idea) that stands for something else.
Culture
Behavioral patterns transmitted from one generation to the next.
Instincts
A biologically determined behavior.