Pages

Categories

 

Recent Posts

Recent Comments

Tags

By Calendar Date

May 2024
M T W T F S S
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

Weather

18°
Partly Cloudy
6:41 am5:44 pm ACST
Feels like: 18°C
Wind: 6km/h E
Humidity: 60%
Pressure: 1030.14mbar
UV index: 5
13h14h
19°C
20°C
SatSun
23/10°C
23/11°C

Tag: Cultural Cringe

Cultural Cringe

In social science studies the term “cultural cringe” is applied, when people in formerly mostly colonized countries see their cultural achievements as minor in value compared to other countries.  Invented after WWII by the Melbourne intellectual A.A. Phillips, this concept received some attention amongst the Australian intellectual community.  [Read more »]