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Unformatted text preview: ← Cultural Influences ← ← What is ethnocentrism? ← ← Examples? ← ← What is the problem with it? • Learned and very subconscious. • Problem is not from feeling pride, but from drawing conclusion that others are lacking ← Latest research combines these two dimensions • Problems predicting individual differences with larger cultural variables • Considerable variance within cultures ← Four types (Triandis, 2001): • Vertical collectivism, horizontal collectivism • Vertical individualism, horizontal individualism o Ex: Global perspective of divorce (Afifi et al., 2010) ← ← Comparisons of Latino, Black, and White families: • Stronger kinship ties in Latino & Black families (collectivism) • Support against racism, lack of resources, unemployment, divorce • Importance of extended family ← ← Power distance • Latino families—most traditional gender roles & patriarchal, authoritarian •...
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This note was uploaded on 09/09/2011 for the course HISTORY 2a taught by Professor Digeser during the Spring '10 term at UCSB.
- Spring '10
- Punic Wars