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people we identify and are emotionally connected to

in-group

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people we view as different and with whom we have no sense of affiliation

out-group

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language, values, beliefs, traditions, and customs people share and learn

culture

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perception of membership in a group that is part of an encompassing culture

coculture

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how much weight we attach to cultural characteristics in a particular situation

salience

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complex interplay of people's multiple identities

intersectionality

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explain biological differences among people whose ancestors originated in different regions

race

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degree to which a person identifies with a particular group

ethnicity

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automated systems that generate and distribute social media posts

social media bots

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individuals whose principal goal is to disrupt public discourse by posting fake claims

social media trolls

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belief they are different from everyone else

personal fable

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heightened self-consciousness

imaginary audience

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view their primary allegiance to themselves

individualistic cultures

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feel loyalties and obligations to an in-group (extended family, community)

collectivistic cultures

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use language primarily to express thoughts, feelings, and ideas

low-context cultures

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rely heavily on subtle, often nonverbal cues

high-context cultures

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how much they like or dislike a situation

uncertainty avoidance

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how formal a relationship is to one another

power distance

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one's own culture is superior to another

ethnocentrism

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unfairly biased and intolerant attitude toward others who belong to an out-group

prejudice

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exaggerated generalizations about a group

stereotyping

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depriving people of opportunities or equal treatment based on prejudice, stereotypes, or irrelevent factors

unfair discrimination