DECULTURATION By N., Sam M.S. - 373 The process where aspects of one culture is lost after contact with another one. Compare acculturation. DECULTURATION: "Deculturation often occurs after a western culture is started in an area of another culture." Related Psychology Terms Cultural Norms & Values in the African-American Population ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Intelligence Across the African-American and Latino Cultures Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief PMDD: Can It Be Cured? INHIBITION Collectivist and Individualist Cultures JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) AFFECTIONAL DRIVE EXOTIC PSYCHOSES Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DECULTURATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/deculturation/ (accessed August 14, 2022).