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insularity (noun) narrow minded; self-interested.
You show insularity when you are interested in your own group, your own country, your own ideas, your own way of life, etc. If you have insularity you are suspicious about any thing foreign.
- Insularity makes the people of the place rather unfriendly to foreigners. Having had no connections with the outside world for long, they have developed this kind of insularity.
- He was an exception among them. While the others of his community had the insularity not to mix with the others, he married a girl from another community.