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American English: /ˌjəroʊˈsɛntrɪk/
, /ˌjʊroʊˈsɛntrɪk/
British English: /jʊərəʊˈsɛntrɪk/

Translation of Eurocentric in Spanish:


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    • A Eurocentric nationalist view of history would posit ‘One World, Many Tribes’ as the oldest and least mature social formation.
    • Rather, they map onto each other and reinforce a politically conservative, Eurocentric view of culture.
    • The result was a Eurocentric view of world history in which Africans had no part.

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