Race impersonation

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Race impersonation is the act of wearing clothing and/or appropriating a particular race/ethnic group commonly associated with minorities within a particular society. It is distinct from passing in that the impersonation is not necessarily complete and is thus possibly transparent to others. One example is the term "wigger", which is associated with a white person dressing as a hip hop artist and acting in a stereotypically "black" fashion (e.g., speaking in a manner generally associated with the black subculture).