Ethnocentrism

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Ethnocentrism is a term with several meanings.

It can refer to preference for a particular race or culture to all others.[1]

It can refer to argued superiority of one's own group.[2]

Ir can refer to judging individuals from other cultures by the standard's of one's own culture. In this sense, it is the opposite of cultural relativism.

Related term include Afrocentrism (the politically correct view is that this is good) and Eurocentrism (the politically correct view is that this is bad).

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