Morality from a Cultural Psychology Perspective 25 MORALITY FROM A CULTURAL PSYCHOLOGY PERSPECTIVE


One of the many possibilities of understanding culture is proposed by Clifford Geertz who understood culture as “a system of control mechanisms— plans, recipes, rules, instructions ... that guide behavior”(Geertz, 1973). This opinion is based on the assumption that “man is exactly the animal that is the most dependent upon such control mechanisms that exist… (More)