is a term to describe a social group whose social characteristics include- risk-taking, originality and general flexible adherence to collective norms first proposed by U.S. psychologist Harry C. Triandis.

LOOSE CULTURE: "Cultures which encourage and support such behaviours including risk-tasking and originality are classed as loose cultures."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LOOSE CULTURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/loose-culture/ (accessed September 16, 2021).