The definition of Eurocentric is something that is centered around or highlights the European culture and history.
An example of Eurocentric is someone saying that european countries are better than others.
centering on Europe or emphasizing the values, history, perspective, etc. of the European tradition, sometimes so as to exclude other cultural groups within a society
Centered or focused on Europe or European peoples, especially in relation to historical or cultural influence.
(comparative more eurocentric, superlative most eurocentric)
- Alternative form of Eurocentric.
- Adherents of multicultural educational theory believe that the idea that students should be Americanized, in reality, assumed they should conform to a white, Eurocentric cultural model.