237130 | A2 | W7 | Debate in Action

Identity is a highly contested topic sparking debates of nature vs nurture or whether or not the identity is one ‘thing’ or a collection of parts. (Click on mindmap for a larger version).

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Baggini, Julian. Is There a Real You?  TEDxYouthManchester. 2011.

de Beauvoir, Simone. The Second Sex. Jonathan Cape, 1953.

Herbert Mead, George. Mind, Self & Sociology. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2015.

Huseman, Beth. Roni Horn aka Roni Horn. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 2009. Print.

Onorato, Rina S. & Turner, John C. “Fluidity in the self-concept: the shift from personal to social identity.” European Journal of Social Psychology 34.1 (2004):257-278. Online.

Zevallos, Z. (2011) ‘What is Otherness?,’ The Other Sociologist, 14 Oct,https://othersociologist.com/otherness-resources/ 


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