a homogeneous social group whose members have mutual cultural traits and have a propensity toward a rigid following of the cumulative norms of their group.

TIGHT CULTURE: "The concept of the tight culture was founded by Harry C. Triandis, an American psychologist."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TIGHT CULTURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/tight-culture/ (accessed October 18, 2021).