Intercultural Studies: Qatar
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... Studies: Qatar. Qatari Flag Source: http www.olstars.com/en/flag/Qatar Introduction Qatar is a small country, on a peninsula north of Saudi Arabia (National Geographic website), with allies in the gulf region (Kabasal and Dastalmachian, 2001, pp. 480-481). This assignment examines the culture of Qatar, its predominant ideology, and hegemony, identity, language and semiotics. Gender and postcolonialism are also considered.
Most of the inhabitants of Qatar are of Arabic origin, and the main ideology, or system of beliefs is the Sunni Muslim faith. (Chaddock, 2006, p. 68) This is expressed in what people eat, for example all meat has to be prepared in accordance with Islamic laws, in their...