Definition

Parochialism

Parochialism viewing the world solely through one’s own eyes and perspectives and not recognizing that others have different ways of living and working. Parochialism leads to an inability to recognize differences between people.

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Parochialism
- The quality or state of being parochial in form or nature; a system of management peculiar to parishes.
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