What Is Relative Deprivation?


The phrase relative deprivation refers to the experience of being deprived of something to which one believes oneself to be entitled to have. The alternative meaning is the discontent people feel when they compare their positions to others and realize that they have less than them. It has important consequences for both behaviour and attitudes, including, political attitudes, feelings of stress, and participation in collective action.
Q&A Related to "What Is Relative Deprivation"
Sensory deprivation is the removal of anything that can stimulate the senses. This is done as a form of torture. Examples include blindfolding someone and/or locking them in a dark
In psychology, relative deprivation is the experience of being
who gives anyway
The seeds of some plants, like the empress tree, need light to germinate; others' like the henbit, are inhibited by light. Consult your local agricultural extension if you're unsure
1 Additional Answer
Relative deprivation is the way person perceives their situation compared to another person's situation. In other words, a person may feel more or less deprived when comparing themselves with someone who has more than them or less than them.
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com