Mentality is a stable method of a peculiar perception of the world, a special ability to respond to the surrounding reality, capable of reuniting people into historical and social communities (nations, ethnic groups, social strata). Mentality is in psychology the deepest level of personal and group, conscious and unconscious. It is mainly realized in certain stable behavioral forms and emotional sensations that induce the subject (social groups) to a certain type of perception, actions and thinking. This is a kind of psychological weapon, a thinking tool: the main purpose of which is to help a person (society) to realize and perceive the world around. The mentality as the historical experience of the ancestors, is able to influence the life views of the descendants.
The hundred-year influence: social structures, culture, human environment - forms the mentality, and in response it, as a cultural and historical factor, influences the formation of these reasons. Following this, the mentality is the root of the development of culture, in parallel acts as a result of the impact of customs and culture.