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Ethnocentrism refers to...
the tendency to view one's own group or culture as an in-group that follows the best and only proper way to live
Ethnocentrism also refers to the tendency to (1)_____ other (2)________ as (3)________ to one's own
- 1. judge
- 2. cultures
- 3. inferior
Ethnocentric people have problems...
respecting other cultures
In-group refers to...
a group toward which we feel positively about and with which we identify, and that produces a "we" feeling
In-group refers to a (1)______ group to which an individual has a feeling of (2)__________
The in-group is usually a (1)_______ group, but not always because it can be a (2)_____ level term, (3)______ level term, or a (4)_____ level term
- 1. primary
- 2. micro
- 3. middle
- 4. macro
examples of in-group
based on race, gender, social class, neighboorhood, city, state, or country
Out-group refers to...
group toward which we do not feel positively and with which we do not identify, and that does not produce a "we" feeling
The out-group also refers to a social group to which
an individual does not have a feeling of allegiance
The (1)___-_____ may be in conflict with the (2)__-_____