Culture as Embodiment

The Social Tuning of Behavior
Product Number: EB00084322
Released: Oct 17, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118485330
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Description

Culture as Embodiment utilizes recent insights in psychology, cognitive, and affective science to reveal the cultural patterning of behavior in group-related practices. -Applies the best of the behavioural sciences to contemporary issues of behavioural cross-fertilization in global exchange -Presents an original theory to be used in the gender and integration debates, about what the acceptance of newcomers from different cultural backgrounds really entails -Presents a theory that is also applicable to youth culture and the split in modern society between underclass, modal class, and the elite -Contains an original approach to the persistence of religion, and relates religious thought to the cognitive capacity of generic belief

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Original Publish Date: Jul 17, 2013

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