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    Important Factors In Ethnocentrism

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    I need help to complete a response on a movie or tv show that effectively communicates the cultural, values and norms of a society that is different from your own culture. The movie or tv show should be a foreign film with subtitles and should provide you with a glimpse of what life is like in another culture.
    Discuss the concept of ethnocentrism. In using the selected movie or tv show, be sure to use your cultural experience to discuss the effect of ethnocentrism on individuals, societies, and multinational corporations.

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    The City of God is a Brazilian movie that effectively communicates the cultural values and norms of individuals within Rio de Janeiro. The concept of ethnocentrism is very interesting, due to the fact that it describes the central belief by many individuals that they, and their cultures are basically superior to other individuals and their cultures. This is due to the fact that we consciously and or, subconsciously judge other cultures by the values, mores, and norms, that are contained within our own cultures. In watching this film, I found myself comparing the cultural beliefs and norms of the ...

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    This solution describes important components of ethnocentric thinking.