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In what ways is India's experience of exploitation by America unique? In what ways has America's capitalistic spirit and drive manifested in other cultures?

In what ways is America's experience of exploitation by India unique? In what ways have other cultures taken advantage of America's principles and practices?

Research the recent discussions of how the book and/or film of "Eat Pray Love" has exploited and/or idealized Indian culture and spiritual practices. In what ways do concerns raised in those discussions echo discussions in "Karma Cola"? Discuss ways in which the West's views of Eastern spirituality have changed and/or stayed the same.

The author frequently suggests that in many ways, the "watering down" of the truths of eastern spirituality is necessary to even begin to accommodate the needs of western seekers. Debate the question of whether this "watering down" is a manifestation of the east's...

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