PPS Ethnic Studies: Indigeneity, Identity, and Community

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Essential Question
  • What part do culture and history play in the formation of our individual and collective identities?
  • How do our intersecting identities shape our perspectives and the way we experience the world?
  • How could one person’s identity threaten another person’s rights?
  • Who steers the dominant paradigm?
  • What elements shape our perceptions of ourselves, others, and the world in which we live?
  • Do the ways we present our identities change depending on where we are or the people we are with?
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