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Jingyi Li

textbooks, cooperation between the Chinese publisher and international editors, and illustrations in textbook design. Patriotism Both NV English and PEP English promoted patriotism by designing texts and illustrations that promote national identity and

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Enis Sulstarova

a very important factor in resisting the foreign pressure to assimilate. 38 According to this explanation, Islam functioned as a boundary-drawing and boundary-maintaining mechanism for Albanian national identity. Whatever the verity of the “barrier

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Textbooks in Periods of Political Transition after the Second World War

Kira Mahamud Angulo and Anna Ascenzi

special role that education has played historically in the civil and political evolution of countries, thanks to its extraordinary potential to further (among other things) the construction of national identity and the promotion of democratic citizenship

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Melanie Kennedy and Natalie Coulter

brand identity of Akubra which positions itself as a symbol of nationhood founded on family values and the formation of a national culture. As Sarah Projansky says of the girl star, here Dolly “is a promise of the continued dominance of whiteness” (2014

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Education, Entertainment, and Indoctrination

Educational Film in Interwar China

Kaiyi Li

cultivate national identity and to teach domestic affairs. The main elements of the contents of these educational films were education, recreation, and political propaganda. Scholars have studied the role of educational film in cultivating national

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Claudia Mitchell

television shows that embody a national discourse of ordinariness in their presentations of tweens, and conversations about quite different American ones directed at tweens, along with the collection of qualitative data on the uses of media. The analysis of

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Spatial Relations and the Struggle for Space

Friedrich Ratzel’s Impact on German Education from the Wilhelmine Empire to the Third Reich

Troy Paddock

, especially on the development of cultural elements that are founded in geography. 4 Like Tischendorf, Eckert believed that geography was an integral part of a national education and that it must help to instill loyalty to the German state as well as an

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Negotiating the Nation in History

The Swedish State Approval Scheme for Textbooks and Teaching Aids from 1945 to 1983

Henrik Åström Elmersjö

was no longer accompanied by other expressions of collective identity. 29 National rhetoric was toned down while the primary historical actor became a people, specifically the people who lived in what had become Sweden. The upper secondary schools in

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Girls’ Work in a Rural Intercultural Setting

Formative Experiences and Identity in Peasant Childhood

Ana Padawer

This article is based on ethnographic research I started in 2008 as part of a team studying formative experience and identity among different ethnic groups in Argentina ( Novaro 2011 ). I selected San Ignacio 1 for my fieldwork because this rural

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Hieronymus Purwanta

In many national curricula militaristic narratives in history textbooks tend to represent the domination of society by the army. Recent research into Pakistan history textbooks, for example, illustrates that this country’s historical narrative is