Maternal Health Pregnancy and Childbirth

Cultural relativism ethnocentrism see everything from

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Unformatted text preview: r proper and acceptable” Individualism vs. collectivism: Individualism: Autonomy Competition Independent self Confrontation OK Avoid dependence Collectivism: In group harmony Cooperation Interdependent self Avoid confrontation Group achievement Ethnocentrism vs. cultural relativism: Ethnocentrism: See everything from the perspective of your culture and that your culture is right about everything and you measure every other culture vs. your cultural standard. Cultural relativism: All cultures are equal but you can only understand a culture from its own perspective. How well does a given culture satisfy the physical and psychological needs of those whose behavior guides it? Female genital cutting: Replacement ritual suggested? Need to understand cultural importance of an issue to address it and change it Breastfeed...
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