Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. James O. Young Professor and
  2. Conrad G. Brunk Professor past director

Published Online: 24 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444311099.ch1

The Ethics of Cultural Appropriation

The Ethics of Cultural Appropriation

How to Cite

Young, J. O. and Brunk, C. G. (eds) (2009) Introduction, in The Ethics of Cultural Appropriation, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444311099.ch1

Editor Information

  1. University of Victoria, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 10 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405161596

Online ISBN: 9781444311099



  • cultural appropriation - ethics;
  • Centre for Studies in Religion and Society (CSRS);
  • genetic material, counting as a cultural appropriation;
  • cultural relativism about morality, being fashionable in many circles;
  • ethnic groups, amorphous as cultural groups


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