What are the two types of cultures in sociology?

If we consider the type of culture, then in the view of sociologists, there are two types of culture: Physical culture and Immaterial culture.

1. Physical Culture

Under this, those characteristics of a particular society are included which are used by the society in its daily behaviour such as the food, clothing, houses, equipment etc. of a particular society.

2. Immaterial Culture

Under this, those ideals, beliefs and values of a particular society are included which govern or regulate the behavior of a person, for example language, literature, art, music, religion, customs, tradition etc.

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