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Histories, cultures, identities

studies in Malaysian Chinese worlds

by Sharon A. Carstens

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Published by Singapore University Press in Singapore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-304) and index.

StatementSharon A. Carstens.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 314 p. :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3449477M
ISBN 109971693127
LC Control Number2005347631

Histories, Communities, Cultures and Identities. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing. pp. $ (Paperback). ISBN: Reviewed by. Khatharya Um. University of California, Berkeley. Jonathan Lee’s edited volume, Cambodian American Experiences, traces the historical developments that engendered Cambodian migration to, and.   Cultural monuments and sites have historical and personal significance for nations. A radical group may target such sites to demonstrate a blatant and intentional disregard for a culture’s history and to display the scope of the group’s power over a population.

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One way I have encouraged readers to explore the cultural backgrounds and cultural identities of book characters is through a learning engagement that uses identity intersections. An identity intersection (Foss, ) is a graphic representation of interrelated and interconnected aspects of one person’s cultural identity (see Figure 1). Social histories seek to understand the everyday life experiences of various groups. Absent histories are events that are not covered in books. Family histories are usually passed along orally. National histories are typically learned in school and provide a national identity. Cultural group histories provide group identities.


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