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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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September 20th 2021

cross tolerance

this phenomenon arises in some drug categories, such as theopiates (heroin, morphine etc) and tryptamines (LSD,mescaline and psilocybin) when the prolonged use of one drugin the group results in the development of tolerance to theothers opioids.