By Wayne H. Brekhus
How does tradition form our pondering? In what methods do our social and cultural worlds input into our psychological worlds? How do the groups we belong to persuade what we discover and what we forget about? What cultural edition can we see in cognition? What normal styles can we see throughout this variety and variation?
In this full of life and interesting ebook, Wayne H. Brekhus exhibits us the numerous ways in which tradition affects our cognitive notion techniques. Drawing on a variety of attention-grabbing examples, resembling how participants of other subcultures understand probability and defense, how cultures variably classify and perceptually weight race, how social actors use and current identification as a strategic source, and the way humans throughout diverse organizational settings event time, Brekhus takes us on an artistic, varied, and insightful travel of the sociocultural personality of cognition.
Culture and Cognition: styles within the Social development of Reality bargains a useful survey of a wide-ranging physique of analysis within the sociology of tradition and cognition that might be an inviting source for upper-level undergraduates, graduate scholars, and demonstrated examine students alike.
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