Defining the Caymanian Identity: The Effects of by Christopher A. Williams

By Christopher A. Williams

Defining the Caymanian Identity analyzes the factions and schisms surging through the multicultural, multi-ethnic, and polarized Cayman Islands to spot who or what's thought of a Caymanian. within the glossy global the place Caymanian traditions have all yet been eclipsed, or forgotten, usually as a result of incoming, overpowering cultural sensibilities, it's a problem to understand the place conventional Caymanian tradition starts off and sleek Caymanian tradition ends. With this concept in brain, Christopher A. Williams investigates the pervasive results of globalization, multiculturalism, economics, and xenophobia on an real, if loss of life, indigenous Caymanian tradition. This ebook introduces and expounds the provocative resolution that the continuing prosperity of the Cayman Islands and their so-called indigenous humans may possibly rely on a synergistic ethical hyperlink among Caymanianness and foreignness, among Caymanianness and modernity.

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