a concept that cultural norms and values derive their meaning within a specific social context.Also called cultural relativism.Compare ethnocentrism(def 2).
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- cultural diversity,
- cultural exchange,
- cultural imperialism,
- cultural lag,
- cultural pluralism,
- cultural revolution,
- cultural revolution, great proletarian,
- cultural sociology,
- cultural universal,
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