the propensity for some facets of a culture to shift at a more gradual pace than others, generating the retention of concepts, traditions, rites, and morals which are no longer seemingly adequate for changed technological or economic situations.

CULTURE LAG 1: "Culture lag occurs most frequently in populations of stubborn or older individuals who refuse to take note of cultural changes and adapt."
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