Chapter 13 - culturalimperialism

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cultural imperialism    The rapid spread or advance of one culture at the expense of others, or its imposition on other cultures,  which it modifies, replaces, or destroys usually because of differential economic or political influence. diaspora    The offspring of an area who have spread to many lands. hegemony    As used by Antonio Gramsci, a stratified social order in which subordinates comply with domination by  internalizing its values and accepting its naturalness. hidden transcript    As used by James Scott, the critique of power by the oppressed that goes on offstage in private where the  power holders can't see it. indigenized    Modified to fit the local culture. postmodern    In its most general sense, describes the blurring and breakdown of established canons (rules, standards), 
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