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1): Select an example drawn from one of the case study topic areas (language, religion, food, music, sport, environment) that is relevant to and/or associated with your country specialization. To what extent is your selected case study the historical outcome of processes of transculturation involving numerous cultures and people flows? Your selection might be a form of food or music or sport or religion or language or eco-region associated with your country choice,
Examples: Japanese sumo wrestling, Chinese hiphop, Italian pasta, Argentine tango, Basque language in Spain, French language in Quebec, Mapuche language in Chile, the US-Mexico borderlands, Swiss chocolate, Colombian salsa, Costa Rican ecotourism, football (soccer) in any country. etc
2): Benedict Anderson claims that nations are imagined communities. To what extent is your country specialisation an imagined community with a distinct national identity?