Cultural sensibility refers to how sensibility ("openness to emotional impressions, susceptibility and sensitiveness"[1]) relates to an individual's moral, emotional or aesthetic standards or ideas. The term should not be confused with the more common term "cultural sensitivity".[2]


  1. ^ Thompson, D. (1995). The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English. Clarendon Press.
  2. ^ Dogra, Nisha; Karim, Khalid (2005). "Diversity training for psychiatrists". Advances in Psychiatric Treatment. 11 (3): 159–167. doi:10.1192/apt.11.3.159. Retrieved December 2, 2011.