... " of a name is part of the assimilation process. There are personal costs such as, shame, to this renaming
consequences of shame and minimize cultural identity.
” of a name is part of the assimilation process. There are personal costs such as, shame, to this renaming ..."
This exercise seeks to have students learn about the significance of names in American society. Students with American sounding names are favored by teachers and peers and their names are rarely mispronounced, made fun of, or given nicknames. Students from minority...