Countries that are collectivists are focused on the group dynamic instead of the individual. They tend to focus on moral behavior and the harmony of a group of people. These countries include, but are not limited to, Ecu... More »

Individualistic culture is when the culture focuses on the individual's needs and looks for happiness on an individual level before looking to the group. An example of an individualistic culture would be the United State... More »

A homogeneous culture is a society comprised of people of the same race. This form of culture is characterized by people of the same cultural aspects. In general, they speak the same language and abide by the same societ... More »

Pluralistic societies are those that contain a diverse group of religious cultures and traditions. Pluralistic societies exist around the world, including the United States. Pluralism typically contains four components, ... More »

There are many ways to categorize human culture, from national cultures, which can be seen in the differences between Americans and Canadians; to religious cultures, such as the differences between Orthodox Jews and Roma... More »

African-Americans, Asian-Americans, Pacific Islanders, Native Americans and Hispanic and Latino Americans are examples of cultural groups found in the United States.These cultural groups share cultural practices, traditi... More »

Many cultures can be somewhat protective of their traditional foods, and since Italian peoples' taste for cheese tends to be more moderate than most Americans', it can be a social faux pas to ask for additional cheese to... More » World View Social Sciences Cultures & Traditions