TITLE

cultural absolutism Psychology

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Dictionary of Theories;2002, p130
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Information on the term cultural absolutism is presented, as it is used in psychology. It is a general term referring to the opinion that values, concepts and achievements of diverse cultures may be understood and judged according to a universal standard. In the context of psychology holds that a theory developed in one culture has equal validity in a different cultural setting.
ACCESSION #
40422052

 

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