Cultural Relativism

“The view that fundamentally different standards of morality, practices, and belief systems operate in different cultures and cannot be judged with regard to their worth from a standpoint exterior to them. Cultural relativism thus holds that there is a fundamental incommensurability between the value systems of different cultures” (Edgar and Sedgwick 79).


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