Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Parochialism and ethnocentrism

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    1. Can you explain how culture differences play a major role in parochialism and ethnocentrism.

    2. When employees exhibit both parochialism and ethnocentrism what are some of the typical behaviors?

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 4, 2020, 4:17 am ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/business/strategy-and-business-analysis/553860

    Solution Preview

    Question 1
    Cultural differences can play a major role in parochialism and ethnocentrism. Culture refers to the characteristics of a particular group. These characteristics are built with a system of values and beliefs. A group may support the value of focusing on small sectors of an issue. The result will be parochialism. Persons belonging to that group develop a narrow outlook and are narrow minded. Similarly, the ...

    Solution Summary

    Differences in culture are discussed step-by-step in this solution. The response also has the sources used.

    $2.19

    ADVERTISEMENT