Odds and Ends
8 10, 2:50am
' "takes a piece of Person B's culture"
Culture is not a physical object. Copying information does not remove or affect other existing pieces of it. Naming issue is particularly weak, since it is either a trademark dispute or "appropriated" element is so generic there is nothing lost in it's "appropriation".
"majority culture seizes upon some facet of the minority's culture with the result leading to cultural dilution and erosion"
And real life example of that would be?..