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When rating themselves, people in individualistic cultures trend toward self-enhancement, while people in collectivist cultures trend toward self-diminishment. true/ false



  • Q: Is this statement true or false? A: The statement is true.
  • Explanation: Research has shown that people in individualistic cultures tend to view themselves more positively and engage in self-enhancement behaviors such as taking credit for success and blaming external factors for failures. On the other hand, people in collectivist cultures prioritize the needs and goals of the group over the individual, leading to a trend of self-diminishment in order to maintain harmony within the group.