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Culture & identity

Culture & identity

ethnic coexistence in the Asian context

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Published by Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia,
  • Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnicity -- Asia.,
    • Multiculturalism -- Asia.,
    • Asia -- Ethnic relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographicak references.

      Other titlesCulture and identity
      Statementedited by Kumar Rupesinghe.
      ContributionsRupesinghe, Kumar., Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS13 .C85 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination215 p. ;
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL140915M
      LC Control Number99599875

        Cultural identity is a group you identify yourself with as according to some crucial factor, such as race, religion, generation, etc. But it’s not only a sense of belonging, it’s a set of a variety of factors that you and other group members have in common based on it. The Challenges to America's National Identity () is a treatise by political scientist and historian Samuel P. Huntington (–). The book attempts to understand the nature of American identity and the challenges it will face in the future.

      This collection of essays points to ways in which notions of identity can inform changing conceptions of democratic politics. Categories of identity - gender, race, class and sexuality - are re-examined to allow a move away from a fixed moralistic approach to identity politics, towards a recognition of difference, autonomy and interdependence. and Otherness. According to this, cultural identity as expressed in literature is re-established through constant dialogue with other cultures and literatures. This dialogic nature pre-determines that the study of cultural identity and/in literature is best performed in and with the .

      Cultural Identity. Cultural identity is self-identification, a sense of belonging to a group that reaffirms itself. It is the extent to which one is a representative of a given culture behaviorally, communicatively, psychologically and sociologically. It consists of values, meanings, . culture because it relates to the key terms which are being examined in this essay: ‘cultural identity’ and ‘cultural difference’. According to Hall, we know that traditionally culture means the greatest or most creative achievements of humanity. It expressed by phrases such as ‘high culture’ or ‘popular culture’.


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At issue is whether those identities which defined the social and cultural world of modern societies for so long - distinctive identities of gender, sexuality, race, class and nationality.

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My library. InUNESCO adopted the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expression. This convention is also regarded as a legally binding instrument that recognizes the distinctive nature of cultural goods, services and activities as vehicles of identity, values and meaning.

identity involves at its core a sense of attachmen t or commitment to a cultural group and is thus both a cultural and psychological phenomenon (Bhugra and Bhui ). Cultural identity or identities is a complex construct to define insofar as the notion of human identity is shaped by several interconnected facets of life that are not always distinct, nor static.

For the purposes of this study, however, cultural identity falls under the umbrella of general communities of practice among the selected international school educators teaching in IB programs. Heritage, Culture and Identity: Heritage, Culture and Identity About the Series This series explores all notions of heritage - including social and cultural heritage, the meanings of place and identity, multiculturalism, management and planning, tourism, conservation, and the built environment - at all scales from the global to the local.

My identity as a US American became very salient for me for the first time in my life when I studied abroad in Sweden. Throughout modern history, cultural and social influences have established dominant and nondominant groups. Brenda J. Allen, Difference Matters: Communicating Social Identity, 2nd ed.

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Identities are determined by what people identify with. In forming a cultural identity, people come to identify with and attach themselves to (fuse themselves with) a particular set of ideas that are characteristic of their larger family and tribal or national identity.