Difference between Culture and Civilization

Difference between Culture and Civilization

CultureCivilization
1. Culture includes religion, art, philosophy, literature, Music, dance, etc which brings satisfaction and pleasure to many. It is the expression of the final aspects of life1. Civilization includes all those things by means of which some other objective is attained. Typewriters, motors, etc come under this category. Civilization consists of technology or the authority of man over natural phenomena as well as social technology which controls man’s behavior.
2. Culture is what we are2. Civilization is what we have
3. Culture has no standards of measurement because it is an end in itself.3. Civilization has a precise standard of measurement. The universal standard of civilization is utility because civilization is a means
4. Culture cannot be said to be advancing. It cannot be asserted that the art, literature, and thoughts are ideals of today and superior to those of past4. Civilization is always advancing. The various constitute of civilization namely machines, means of transport, communication, etc are constantly progressive
5. Culture is internal and an end. It is related to internal thoughts, feelings, ideas, values, etc. It is like the soul of the individual5. Civilization is external and means. It is the means for the expression and manifestation of grandness, it is like the body of an individual.
6. All societies have a culture6. Only a few societies have civilization
7. Culture is earlier7. Civilization is later
8. Culture is a pre-condition for civilization to develop.8. Civilization represents a stage of cultural advancement
9. Culture is super organic9. Civilization is a part of reality culture
10. Culture is a total tradition10. Civilization is a totally great and little tradition.