Ch 1: Cultural Elements & Adaptation

About This Chapter

This self-paced chapter is designed to boost your knowledge of the adaptation and elements of culture. If you're studying for a test, ensure you're ready to excel by taking advantage of our fun video lessons, multiple-choice quizzes and practice exam.

Cultural Elements & Adaptation - Chapter Summary

Feeling confident in your understanding of the adaptation and elements of culture is easy using this chapter. Instructors in our entertaining video lessons offer important definitions, explanations and examples, making it easy to do the following in a short amount of time:

  • List and describe major elements that define culture
  • Define and discuss the theory and stages of cultural adaptation
  • Differentiate between and provide examples of assimilation and acculturation

Watch the lessons in this chapter as short videos that average 8 minutes each and feature clickable timelines that allow you to skip to key topics with ease. You can also scroll down to find full transcripts of the lessons you can print or read online. Also, benefit from access to multiple-choice quizzes you can take anytime to assess your comprehension of the lessons you review. Stop by the Dashboard to trace your steps through this chapter or send lesson topic questions to our experts. A practice exam is available to confirm your understanding of this chapter before your test.

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