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Untreated Depression Predicts Higher Suicide Rates in U.S. Honor Cultures
Osterman and Brown demonstrated that U.S. honor states had higher rates of suicide than non-honor states and related this phenomenon to the higher incidence of depression and a reduced readiness to seek antidepression ...
Ethnicity and Contemporary American Culture: A Meta-Analytic Investigation of Horizontal–Vertical Individualism–Collectivism
The United States is one of the most culturally diverse societies. Research has documented numerous differences in cultural orientations across U.S. ethnic/racial groups. But with continual intergroup interactions and ...
Opposite Ends of the Same Stick? Multi-Method Test of the Dimensionality of Individualism and Collectivism
The construct of individualism-collectivism (IND-COL) has become the definitive standard in cross-cultural psychology, management, and related fields. It is also among the most controversial, in particular, with regard to ...
Rethinking Individualism and Collectivism: Evaluation of Theoretical Assumptions and Meta-Analyses
Oyserman et al summarize plausible psychological implications of individualism-collectivism (IND-COL), meta-analyze cross-national and within-US IND-COL differences, and review evidence for effects of IND-COL on self-concept, ...
Individualism and Attitudes Toward Affirmative Action: Evidence From Priming Experiments
Theorists have argued that Americans' ambivalence toward affirmative action policies is fueled by a notion of justice that champions the rights of individuals. This conception of justice is not compatible with the idea of ...
Greater Self?Enhancement in Western Than Eastern Ukraine, but Failure to Replicate the Muhammad Ali Effect
Based on the cross-cultural research linking individualism-collectivism and self-enhancement, this research examines regional pattern of self-enhancement in Ukraine. Broadly speaking, the western part of Ukraine is mainly ...