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'''Cultural sensitivity''' is the atunement to the [[beliefs]], [[social norms]] and [[values]] of people from different [[minority groups|minority]] and [[racial and ethnic groups]] and [[Culture (anthropological)|cultures]].
 
'''Cultural sensitivity''' is the atunement to the [[beliefs]], [[social norms]] and [[values]] of people from different [[minority groups|minority]] and [[racial and ethnic groups]] and [[Culture (anthropological)|cultures]].
   
This involves being aware of [[cross cultural differences]]and [[racial and ethnic differences]] and understanding the importance to [[ethnic identity]] of [[ethnic values]] and [[ethnic and racial attitudes]].
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This involves being aware of [[cross cultural differences]] and [[racial and ethnic differences]] and understanding the importance to [[ethnic identity]] of [[ethnic values]] and [[ethnic and racial attitudes]].
   
 
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Cultural sensitivity is the atunement to the beliefs, social norms and values of people from different minority and racial and ethnic groups and cultures.

This involves being aware of cross cultural differences and racial and ethnic differences and understanding the importance to ethnic identity of ethnic values and ethnic and racial attitudes.

Education

Cultural sensitivity and cultural competence can be fostered and improved by multicultural education and sensitivity training.


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