I often see 'ethnic haircare' sections in shops, meaning Afro Caribbean/black hair care. Why is it called 'ethnic' if we are all ethnic? i.e. we all belong to an ethnic group/ethnicity.
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- Thread Starter
- 14-07-2014 12:58
- 14-07-2014 13:14
It is probably because people have shortened 'ethnic minorities/minority' to 'ethnic'...although that opens up confusion with the actual definition of 'ethnic as you have alluded to.