Heritage essays

Heritage Revival and Invention of Traditions

The globalizing world propelled countries such as the United Arab Emirates and other neighboring states to consider issues such as multiculturalism, cross-culturalism and transculturalism within the context of their national identity. Hence, the question of preserving national cultural vis a vis the modernization of their economies and traditions necessitates a closer look at how the …

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Honoring My Heritage

When I entered Villanova University as a freshman, I have discovered that Chinese appreciation was in a very poor condition. The university’s Chinese Club was last seen to be active in 1997 and despite the “sorry state” of Chinese culture education in the university; no one was doing anything to have a remedy on it. …

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