Culture, identity and interdiscursivity

Schipper, Mineke
December 1993
Research in African Literatures;Winter93, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p39
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Focuses on the tendency to judge others as being inferior to those in one's group or culture. Argument that the definition of what is human extends no further than one's own group, country, race or sex and to the borders of one's own language, continent or culture; Scholars' awareness of the power factor that erects barriers between their perspectives; Demonstration of the fallacy of such beliefs.


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