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Tradycja jako wehikuł swoistości kultury
Tradition as a vehicle of cultural specificity

Author(s): Ewa Kosowska
Subject(s): Language and Literature Studies
Published by: Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Śląskiego
Keywords: cultural memory – tradition - globalization

Summary/Abstract: The author poses the question concerning a relation between globalization processes and a problem of identity (the cultural identity being a part of it). She is interested in the relation between tradition and present day (especially regarding national cultures). She traces changes in culture and illustrates them with the mechanisms of changes in Polish culture.

  • Issue Year: 2/2008
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 13-26
  • Page Count: 14
  • Language: Polish