CULTURAL UNIVERSALISM

the stance that the morals, ideas, and actions symptomatic of different cultures can be seen, perceived, and evaluated in correlation with universal criteria. Commonly referred to as cultural absolutism.

CULTURAL UNIVERSALISM: "Cultural universalism applies largely to religion, wherein all types of religion fall under one category together regardless of the traits that separate them."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CULTURAL UNIVERSALISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cultural-universalism/ (accessed October 16, 2019).
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