The Dilemmas Of Identity
What is an identity? What is the function of identities and why do we have them? Why do we identify with some people more strongly than with others? And what role do identities play in politics and the exercise of political power?
This book is devoted to looking at these and related questions from a thoroughly multi-disciplinary perspective, relying on insights from various fields of study, including political science, sociology, anthropology and social psychology, to provide mutual illumination