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    Collectivist Versus Individualistic Cultures

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    How might an individual develop differently in a collectivist versus an individualistic culture? How would the identity have been impacted by the culture they were raised in? Also, how would this person identity differ if they were raised in the other type of culture?

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    An individual's identity may develop differently in a collectivist culture, due to the fact that an individual in a collectivist culture would view themselves as a small part of a larger entity, which would be the overall population of a given culture. An individual in a collectivist culture would tend to view their importance as being less than the overall importance of the society as a whole, which will make these individuals tend ...