Download Who Owns Culture?, Appropriation and Authenticity in American Law Free Book

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Download Who Owns Culture?, Appropriation and Authenticity in American Law Free Americans are cultural copycats. White suburban youths perform rap music, New York fashion designers ransack the world’s closets for inspiration, and Euro-American authors adopt the voice of a geisha or shaman. The ownership of these art forms, however, remains contested. Do they belong to the community that originally generated them, or to the culture that…


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Book Author: Susan Scafidi
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publisher Date: 2005
print Type: BOOK
language: en