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Answer Briefly the Following Questions : Define the Term Ethnocentrism. - Sociology

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Definition

Answer briefly the following questions :  

Define the term Ethnocentrism. 

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Solution

The view that makes an individual or a group feel that their own culture/religion/race etc. is superior as compared to those of other groups is termed as Ethnocentrism. This is one of the causes of prejudice. This term was coined by William Graham Sumner.

Concept: Race and Ethnicity
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