(PDF) Sociological concepts of culture and identity

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Table of ContentsPART A...........................................................................................................................................31....................................................................................................................................................32....................................................................................................................................................33.a.................................................................................................................................................43.b.................................................................................................................................................44....................................................................................................................................................4REFRENCES...................................................................................................................................6
PART A1.Culture is the belief, art and costume of the specific group that is transmitted by onegeneration to other as it is considered as a crucial value so one should know about this by beingthe part of particular society. As per acculturation the student or the child gets exposed to variouscultures so due to the prolonged contact with other people, individual and group one adapt newhabits (Yoon, E. & et. al., 2012). On the basis of defined case Rebecca spend most of the timewith her friends in school due to which she likes listening hip hop song as that's the other cultureshe is exposed too. Contrary, Enculturation is basically a process under the child observe thesurrounding and develop the specific values via unconscious repetition (Skeggs, 2013). Based onthis culture the Clarence wanted to give right atmosphere to Rebecca so that on the basis ofsocial interaction she inculcate the right habits and remain close to her culture. Therefore, thiswas the main reason for Clarence to stops hip hop song because he wanted to utilised the shortspan of time that is hardly 20 minutes to instil the right values on her grand daughter. Hence, dueto which he used to share the story of their time and prefer playing honour song instead of hiphop ones.2.Self concept is simply the image of oneself which include their personal feelings,strength, abilities, aspiration and weakness. There are basically four sources of self concept thatis other's image of you, comparison with other, self evaluation and cultural teachings (Oyserman,Elmore & Smith, 2012). In case of Rebecca her self concept is influenced by the other images ofyou and cultural teachings.Other image of you:In order to develop the self concept Rebecca usually gets influencesby how and what the other peers thinks about her. This is most common amongst teenagers whoperceive their surrounding and try to adapt suitable behaviour so that one can create significantimage in the group. Like, the other person reveals the inner image or the behaviour of the personon the basis of how one treat other's. So an individual at different phases of the life perceive thelives of different individual to develop a right behaviour (Hunt, Atkin & Krishnan, 2012).Although Rebecca listens to her grandfather but at the same time she concerns that what her
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