As I explain below, the SCC's adoption of the individualistic
approach has resulted in a broadening of the applicability of the overbreadth principle vis-a-vis the other principles.
self is characterized as independent, autonomous, and agentic; the collective self, as interdependent, connected, and communal (Markus & Kitayama, 1991).
Although defining a country as either collectivistic or individualistic
is common in the literature [26, 27], simply comparing different countries ignores the fact that a significant amount of country-specific variation in values exists.
The main difference between individualistic
and collectivistic cultural orientations is that collectivists tend to be other-focused and concerned with maintaining connectedness, whereas individualists tend to be self-focused and concerned with separating the self from others (Oyserman et al., 2002).
On the other hand, Web sites with individualistic
or culturally neutral appeals will be schema inconsistent.
"What you learn about leadership generally comes from the US and Europe, where the cultures are very individualistic
"Rice theory might explain why East Asia is so much less individualistic
than expected based on its wealth," Talhelm says.
Research has made a distinction between individualistic
and collectivistic societies.
This select collection of stoneware pottery, all made in a quaint individualistic
style, comes in various shades from icy light to subtle grey blues.
People with strong individualistic
values emphasize autonomy, independence, and individual initiative (Hofstede 1980).
Most epidemiologists prefer an exclusive individualistic
approach, although the importance of a multilevel causal approach is widely recognized (Diez-Roux 2002).
Inspired by the word and attitude derived from the Latin, "ad libitum" which means "be free" or "as you like'; young fashion-conscious spectacle wearers can choose and wear the "ad lib" frame in a more casual and individualistic
manner, suiting their lifestyle and circumstances.