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enculturation


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The process of formally and informally learning and internalizing the prevailing values, and accepted behavioural patterns of a culture. The term is sometimes used synonymously with socialization. Sport can play a major role in enculturation.

Subjects: Social Sciences — Sports and Exercise Medicine.


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