Ethnic Psychology

Ethnic psychology, also known as ethnopsychology and racial and ethnic minority psychology, is a subfield of psychology which studies how culture, language, and other elements of ethnic groups influence individuals’ behaviors. It also focuses on distinct sociocultural characteristics of particular races and tribes. This science looks into the uniqueness and activities of a group which is united by a certain cultural heritage. For instance, ethnic psychologists are conducting a research on the sense identity of aboriginal Australians.

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