culture conflict

noun

Definition of culture conflict

: the conflict of behavior patterns and values that results when different cultures are incompletely assimilated especially : the conflict that may find expression in high rates of criminality and delinquency

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1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Culture conflict.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/culture%20conflict. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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