Cultural appropriation and the intimacy of groups

@article{ThiNguyen2019CulturalAA,
  title={Cultural appropriation and the intimacy of groups},
  author={C. Thi Nguyen and Matthew S. Strohl},
  journal={Philosophical Studies},
  year={2019},
  volume={176},
  pages={981-1002}
}
What could ground normative restrictions concerning cultural appropriation in cases where they are not grounded by independent considerations such as property rights or harm? We propose that such restrictions can be grounded by considerations of intimacy. Consider the familiar phenomenon of interpersonal intimacy. Certain aspects of personal life and interpersonal relationships are afforded various protections in virtue of being intimate. We argue that an analogous phenomenon exists at the… Expand
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