Definition of sociocultural in English:

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sociocultural

Pronunciation: /ˌsəʊʃɪəʊˈkʌltʃ(ə)r(ə)l/ /ˌsəʊsɪəʊˈkʌltʃ(ə)r(ə)l/

adjective

Combining social and cultural factors: the sociocultural differences between the sexes
More example sentences
  • As women, we are influenced by the same sociocultural factors that affect all women in our culture.
  • Research on health promoting lifestyles has focused on individual choice with little attention to sociocultural and environmental factors.
  • The influence of sociocultural factors on language minority children's development is the second significant factor analyzed.

Derivatives

socioculturally

adverb
Example sentences
  • Those projects judged socioculturally compatible, with a demonstrated understanding and analysis of social conditions, were found to have a rate of return more than twice as high as those judged deficient in these areas.
  • Canada's regions, from the Atlantic to the Pacific to the Arctic oceans, are socioculturally and geographically diverse, and its political structure is officially bilingual, English and French.
  • According to this view, serious psychological problems are typically intrapsychic and interpersonal in nature rather than socioculturally generated.

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