SOCIOCENTRISM

1. A need to put the needs and concerns of a social group or unit ahead of your own. 2. Looking at the view point of the social group and not yourself. 3. The judging of your own group to be superior to other groups. Compare egocentrism.

SOCIOCENTRISM: "With sociocentrism a person puts the needs and concerns of a social group or unit ahead of your own."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SOCIOCENTRISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sociocentrism/ (accessed June 25, 2017).
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