PSYC 6701-3/ CULTURE AND PSYCHOLOGY
15-page minimum, not including title page and references = (18 total pages)
Your assignment is to
choose a culture outside of your own and develop a minimum 15-page
cross-cultural research paper. Your Final Project must include the following
elements: You can use one of the two cultures from my last assignment (African or Arabic).
Describe the culture of interest and explain why this
culture interests you, include whether it is a collectivistic or
Describe the culture you most identify with and its
characteristics, include whether it is a collectivistic or individualistic
Compare similarities and differences related to time
orientation, communication, physical and mental health, group relationships,
and perceptions and measures of intelligence between your culture of interest
and your own culture.
Describe a theory that will guide your analysis of both
Based on the theory, explain how each culture influences
human development, identity development, and personality development within it.
Based on the theory, explain how each culture influences the
expression of emotion, the development of morality, gender, aggression, and one
other psychological process within it.
Explain any biases that may influence your analysis of these
cultures and explain why.
You must use at least
10 references in APA style.
Support your responses using the Learning Resources and the
Information on scholarly writing may be found in the APA Publication Manual (6th ed.)