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Assignment Answers There are several aspects that defines an American culture. These aspects include social and religious practices that that defines this culture. For instance, most Americans believe in the existence of God because of the presence of various religions. The major religions in America include Christianity, Judaism and Islam. A large population in America is comprised of Christians. This indicates that America believe in a living God who is the creator of all things. However, there is a portion of the American population who believe that God is authoritative. This implies that God is very judgmental as well as being very engaged in the World. Egoism refers to an ethical theory that outlines self-interests as the basis of morality. American culture is characterized by ethical egoism because America is a superpower country. This makes Americans to have a perception that anything they do is much better compared to other countries. With this perception, American culture tends to cause a great impact on other cultures. Relativism is a doctrine that morality, truth and knowledge exists in relation to historical context, society or culture and are not absolute. This implies that there is inability to make moral judgements in the
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