Eurocentrism
noun see Eurocentric

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Eurocentrism —    The tendency to see European culture and history as the norm and all others as marginal. See also art history, ethnic, ethnocentrism, isms and ism, lookism, and xenophobia …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • eurocentrism — eu·ro·cen·trism …   English syllables

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