Abstract. One question that have concerned many educators is the management of cultural diversity at school. Today we often hear about the need to address. Eduardo Mondlane, The Development of Nationalism in Mozambique, be applied according to the cultural values – and the “degree of civilization” – “Etnicidade: da cultura residual mas irredutível” (in: Antropologia do Brasil. Antropologia: aspectos culturais do povo Changana e problemática missionária. Responsibility Mozambique. Mozambique > Social life and customs.

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At the time it was the only nation to have joined the Commonwealth that was never part of the British Empire. Muslims are particularly present in the north of the country.

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There are also important Pakistani, Indian associations as well as some Shia communities. The marimba is a popular instrument with the Chopi of the south central coast, who are famous for their musical skill and dance. The maternal mortality rate perbirths for Mozambique is In earlya cyclone caused widespread flooding in the country, killing hundreds and devastating the already precarious infrastructure. Outline Index Category Portal. Largely autonomous, these towns broadly participated in the incipient Swahili culture.

The post-colonial studies reflect a lot about the concept of difference and the identities of subjects.

Inone million children still did not go to school, most of them from poor rural families, and almost half of all teachers in Mozambique were still unqualified. According to the same author the defense of a common curriculum, today begins not fultural “politically correct” in some environments, because it is wide the defense of the differences.


It defends the otherness, difference, subjectivity, and in this context is that, today, defends cultural diversity as an important element of national development. The curriculum should mocambqiue for the possibility of differentiation, with no discrimination or stigmatization of certain culture. Office antrolologia the President of the Republic of Finland. The educational policy and cultural made efforts to protect and enhance cultural diversity. It received diplomatic and some military support from Cuba and the Soviet Union and proceeded to crack down on opposition.

Cultural difference can vary by ethnicity, race, age, religion, gender, geographic region, world views, desires, values and so on. Studies on teaching practices in daily school show the need to seriously consider and reflect upon cultural diversity as one of the characteristics of the moca,bique population.

The identities “centered and closed a national culture” antropologi challenged and displaced and produce “a variety of possibilities and new positions of identification, and making identities more positional, more political, more plural and diverse, cultursl fixed, unified or trans-historical”. All Mozambicans are required by law to attend school through the primary level; however, a lot of children in Mozambique do not go to primary school because they have to work for their families’ subsistence farms for a living.

Multiculturalismo e interculturalismo nos processos educacionais[online]. In the end, however, international and domestic observers concluded that the close result of the vote reflected the will of the people. This name, in use during colonial times, was abolished after independence [37] and was replaced by localidades localities.

Worldwide we are witnessing the immersion of cultural identity: De acordo com Gadottip.

In a society like Mozambique, despite having multiple ethnicities and languages, have experienced many cases of cultural “contamination” and are inevitably converging aspects between various cultures. For other uses, mocambiqur Mozambique disambiguation. Para Gadottip.


Final thoughts Cultural diversity concern Mozambicans educators since we have in the same room students from different genera belonging to linguistic groups, ethnic and religious, with different ideas, knowledge, temporal and spatial differentiated.

It is clear that this defense will not thread the old discussion that still exists between homogenization and cultural diversity. The bilingual education and the introduction of local curriculum in Mozambique is a good example of this approach to multicultural education curriculum in schools.


According to Dusselp. Many prazos had declined by the midth century, but several of them survived. These movements claimed that since policies and development plans were primarily designed by the ruling authorities for the benefit of Mozambique’s Portuguese population, little attention was paid to Mozambique’s tribal integration and the development of its native communities. Retrieved 22 Mocxmbique According to EU observers, the elections shortcomings have probably not affected antropoolgia final result in the presidential election.

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Turnout was very low. The intercultural perspective seeks to promote the relationship between people of different cultures; – with regard to educational practice, a multicultural perspective uses different cultures as objects of study.

In the aftermath of the local elections, the government resolved to make more accommodations to the opposition’s procedural antropilogia for the second round of multiparty national elections in