Tags » Taboos
What are social norms? Well, if you’re reading this you probably know, but humor me here while I perhaps shed some light for others.
Social norms, as defined by Stanford University, are the rules and guidelines that govern the behavior within groups and society (Bicchieri & Muldoon, 2011). 621 more words
I grew up in a family where certain things just didn’t get talked about. My parents, like many of their generation, directly avoided discussing any topic that made them uncomfortable or which they assumed we were too young, or naive or immature to understand. 716 more words