The Production of Culture

Culture is not a gift to society given to us fully formed from the hands of god. It is something that is produced and reproduced by the inhabitants of the society. This is achieved through a process that is predictable and common.

In the segment below I draw on some of the terms utilized by sociologists Peter Berger and Thomas Luckmann to give a shorthand version of this process of cultural production.

For more a more detailed account of this process read Berger and Luckmann’s book – Linked Below.

The Social Construction of Reality – PDF