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Unformatted text preview: The reaction against cultural imperialism is cultural nationalism. This is the process of protecting and defending a countries cultural system against diluting or offensive cultural expressions while at the same time actively promoting national and local cultural values. France has tried to keep its music and film industries by requiring DJs to play a certain amount of French songs and artists each day. Muslim countries censor western influence by restricting certain TV programs from airing in those regions. (19) Many regions react to this collision by cultural syncretism or hybridization. India for example have taken many of the British traits and infused them with their own culture and applied them in their own way. (19)...
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- Summer '08