The student will be able to discuss cultural identity and the related concepts of ethnic identity development, ethnicity, gender, language, nationality, race, religion, identity politics, market segmentation, internet identity and apply these concepts to enhance cross-cultural communication.
1.0) What is cultural identity?
Culture Identity Model
Cultural identity – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
2.0) What is ethnic identity development?
Phinney’s Model of Ethnic Identity Development
Ethnic identity development – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
3.0) What is gender identity?
Transgender 101: What is Transgender, Transexual, and Gender Identity?
Women Transform Into Drag Kings
Gender identity – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
4.0) What is racial identity?
StereoTypes – Racial Identity
Transracial and Racial Identity Disorder – What is it?
5.0) What are some of pros and cons of nationalism?
Imperialism: Crash Course World History #35
American Imperialism: Crash Course US History #28
Transnational – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Timothy Byrnes on Identity Politics and Transnationalism
Pan-European identity – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Does Europe Have A Cultural Identity?
Third culture kid – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Who Are Third Culture Kids
Jingoism – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Imperialism – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nationalism – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
7.0) What is language identity?
Language and Identity
Language use and cultural/ethnic identity
8.0) What is sexual orientation?
Sexual Orientation: Is It a Choice?
Sexual orientation – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
How accepted is the LGBT movement in Asia?
Taiwan Celebrates Asia’s Biggest Gay Pride Parade
9.0) What is religious identity?
Religious Identity: Arabs vs. Muslims
Religious identity – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
10.0) What is the difference between ethnicity and race?
Demographic structure of society- race and ethnicity
Race and Ethnicity lecture used in my intro to sociology class last spring
11.0) What is the relationship between the internet and cultural identity?
12.0) What are some practical applications of cultural identity?
12.1) Politics – Identity Politics
Identity politics – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Identity Politics (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
12.2) Business – Marketing Segmentation
Market segmentation – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
13.0) What do you think is the dominant cultural identity for each character and why?
13.1) Mr. Gao –
13.2) Mrs. Gao –
13.3) Simon –
13.4) Wai-Tung Gao –
13.5) Wei-Wei –
14) How would you describe your own cultural identity in terms of ethnicity, gender, nationality, race and religion?
15) How can we apply cultural identity theory to enhance cross-cultural communication?
Bicultural Identity in Star Trek Characters
WereVerse Universe Baby!