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Culture and Identity

Edited by Wilfred April

Charité, Germany

This book is a wonderful celebration of culture and identity, especially from the cultural lens of the various authors' nation of origin. Culture is viewed as a collective programming of the mind and is at times compared to an onion?the more you peel off the layers, the more you get to learn about the values, beliefs, and norms of the respective societies. As complex as the onion diagram is, and it gives the possibilities of tears due to its complexity, a great understanding is critical to interact and communicate effectively. It is a unique tribute to the many scholars who have embarked on this journey of exploring culture and how identity is defined. It is an intellectual discourse that could act as a springboard for many more experiments to be conducted around the world, more specifically the multidimensional aspects of culture and identity. Other interesting elements in this book are the many historical details and the abundance of insightful illustrations.

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Culture and IdentityEdited by Wilfred April

Published: May 2nd 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.68380

ISBN: 978-1-78923-041-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-040-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-315-4

Copyright year: 2018

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6118 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

3 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter

By Wilfred Isak April and Daniel Ileni Itenge


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2. The Proverb manong a ja ka ditshika as an Embodiment of the Principle of Unity

By Reginald B. Monyai


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3. Space and Time Travelers Exploring Cultural Identity of the City

By Arzu Ispalar Çahantimur and Gözde Kırlı Özer


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4. Mexican Rural Communities’ Metabolism and Its Impact on Socioeconomic Indicators

By Aida Huerta Barrientos, Alma Elia Vera Morales and Tania Vázquez González


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5. Losing One’s Culture: The Narrative Identity of Nigerian Catholic Religious Sisters

By Chika Eze, Graham C. Lindegger and Susan Rakoczy


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6. The Significance Attached to Education and Youth Development in Rural South Africa

By Reginald Botshabeng Monyai


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7. Popular Religions and Multiple Modernities: A Non-Western Perspective

By Cristian Parker


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