There are many subcultures in the United States, with punks, who are characterized by spiked, colorful hairstyles, ripped clothing, and close association to punk music, and survivalists, who are characterized by isolatio... More »

A subculture is a small segment of people that operate within the framework of the dominant culture. In contrast, a counterculture is a group of people with shared values that go against one or more significant values of... More »

Examples of subcultures include bikers, Mormons, Trekkies and bodybuilders. Teen subcultures are referred to as cliques. Since the term refers to a smaller culture within a culture, all groups of people with similar inte... More »

Culture refers to the characteristics that bond a particular group of people, including language, religion, literature, architecture, ethics, music, clothing, cuisine and the arts. Other aspects of a group's culture incl... More »

Some highlights of Mexican culture are the food such as empanadas and tortillas, Mariachi folk music; traditional clothing such as sombreros and charro suits; and clay pottery. Mexican holidays such as Day of the Dead, C... More »

Examples of Inuit ceremonies include music and dancing, healing ceremonies, the bladder dance and the sun ceremony. The dancing took place in large snow houses that could accommodate up to 60 people and might welcome vis... More »

Clothing commonly worn in Mexico varies and is very similar to clothing worn in other countries such as the United States. The weather is warmer than many other climates, and lightweight cotton is very popular. Women wea... More »