Social Psychology

Culture and Social Behavior Essay One of the principles of social psychology holds that people’s actual behaviors within a cultural context sometimes vary significantly from their knowledge of that culture. In order to connect to this principle, various inventories can be completed to evaluate your own perceptions. In this assignment, consider how culture is different from social behavior. In a two-page essay, respond to the following questions: ◦Differentiate between social behavior and culture. Provide an example. ◦How does culture influence human behavior? How does nature influence human behavior? Provide an example of each. ◦Are humans the only animals that have more than the rudiments of culture? Explain your opinion and provide at least two arguments to support that opinion.
Book source: Baumeister, R. & Bushman, B. (2014). Social psychology and human nature. (3rd ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, Cengage Learning. ISBN: 9781305574465