sociocentrism

so·ci·o·cen·trism

(sō'sē-ō-sen'trizm),
Taking one's own social group as the standard against which others are measured.

so·ci·o·cen·trism

(sō'sē-ō-sen'trizm)
Taking one's own social group as the standard against which others are measured.
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Blinding paradigms are usually expressed in forms of idea centrism, egocentrism, ethnocentrism, sociocentrism and racism (Morin, 1999).
It opposes classism, colonialism, sociocentrism, and supremacism, which are hazardous political ideologies that still dominate the relationships among different countries and cultural groups.
It entails effective communication and problem-solving abilities, as well as a commitment to overcome our native egocentrism and sociocentrism." (6)
Furthermore, as Toren points out, Brison's use of terms such as 'sociocentrism' and 'community', by which she contrasts traditional indigenous Fijian and Methodist modalities to a more 'individualistic' Pentecostalism, itself relies on analytic categories embedded in a European and North American frame that presupposes the 'individual in society' (Toren 2011:36, 38).
Nevertheless, we are aware that our procedures might lead us to a perspective which is not exempt of certain sociocentrism. In other words, we do not claim to be immune to cultural ideas linked to local normative systems, and we are aware that here we are positioning ourselves.
However, the sociocentrism thrust by Buell in the second wave is not an idealized order of an ecological society; instead, it is an issue-based social engagement.
There has been much talk about individualism and collectivism (or sociocentrism) as important factors in child rearing.
And because teknonyms are names with status implications, Sillander argues that individual autonomy and sociocentrism are both reflected and reinforced when one looks at the entire naming system.
Lastly, there was no control group and no investigation of the possible relationship between sociocentrism, egocentrism, acculturation and eating disorders in this population.
In addition, many cognitive anthropologists rely on the concepts of egocentrism and sociocentrism in relatively recent analyses, even if they problematize these concepts to some extent.