HIGHER REACHES: Skin whitening and the prejudice against dark skin [May 19, 2020]

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1. C

2. the pre-colonial preference for lighter skin in Asian societies

3. (i) b

(ii) a

(iii) c

4. Her Asian-African heritage has disrupted mainstream Chinese belief that Chinese people should choose each other as intimate partners or, if they crossed racial lines, should do so only with white people. 

5. fair skin/Caucasian celebrities and models (any 1) 

6. canon

7. A

8. D

9. (i) F

(ii) NG

(iii) NG

(iv) T