The Role of Culture. Vissing (2011) explainsculture as “an organized system of living and thinking. It containsshared attitudes, values, goals, and behaviors that are present inindividuals, groups, organizations, or regions of the world” (p.24). Describe some of the ways that the role of culture can shapeour expectations about how people are supposed to behave? Use thefollowing terms in your explanation: values, norms, material,status, groups and roles.