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cultural identity

the influence of one's culture on the development ofidentity. Individualist cultures stress the importance ofpersonal achievement and independence, while collectivistcultures stress the importance of collective achievement anddependence.

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cognitive neuroscience

a hybrid discipline aimed at identifying the biologicalbases of cognitive processes by combining techniques forthe study of cognitive processes with measures of physiological processes.