Culture Lag

A culture’s basic ability (or lack of ability) to follow time and advance with society alongside technology.

Example: I have reflected on this concept by viewing many different cultures in many different countries from my own perspective.  I have noticed that a variety of these cultures are either behind, the same, or ahead of the United States.


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