ethnocentrism


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eth·no·cen·trism

(eth'nō-sen'trizm),
The tendency to evaluate other groups according to the values and standards of one's own ethnic group, especially with the conviction that one's own ethnic group is superior to the other groups.
[G. ethnos, race, tribe, + kentron, center of a circle]

eth·no·cen·trism

(eth'nō-sen'trizm)
The tendency to evaluate other groups according to the values and standards of one's own ethnic group, especially with the conviction that one's own ethnic group is superior to other groups.
[G. ethnos, race, tribe, + kentron, center of a circle]

eth·no·cen·trism

(eth'nō-sen'trizm)
Tendency to evaluate other ethnic groups according to values and standards of one's own, especially with conviction that one's own is superior to others.
[G. ethnos, race, tribe, + kentron, center of a circle]
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The results of our meta-analysis confirmed that consumer ethnocentrism has a positive influence on domestic product judgment and willingness to buy domestic product, while it has a negative influence on foreign product judgment but not on willingness to buy foreign product.
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Ethnocentrism is the belief in the superiority of one's ethnic group (Krayer, 2013); while Shimp and Sharma (1987) distinctively say that it is "the beliefs held by consumers about the appropriateness, indeed the morality of purchasing foreign-made products and loyalty of consumers to the product manufacturers in their home country." In essence, highly ethnocentric people take pride in their values, symbols, and people.
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