Cultural appropriation: analysing the use of Hindu symbols within consumerism
AbstractThe use of Hindu symbols in the media and within consumer culture has led to tensions as symbols become dislocated from their religious or socio-political meaning and are perceived to be distorted. In this context Rina Arya discusses the need for greater scholarship to explore notions of appropriation and cultural boundaries.
Arya, Rina (2017) Cultural appropriation: analysing the use of Hindu symbols within consumerism. South Asia @ LSE (27 Sep 2017). Blog Entry.