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Navigating Multiple Identities: Race, Gender, Culture, Nationality, and Roles

Ruthellen Josselson and Michele Harway

Abstract

In our increasingly complex globalized world, many people carry distinct, often conflicting, psychosocial identities. People live at the edges of more than one communal affiliation, bridging loyalties and identifications. This book is designed to explore how people attain or maintain personal integration in the face of often-shifting experiences of personal or social location—how people navigate the complexity of their multiple identities. One of the key premises of this book is that identity is rooted in social location and therefore always reflects the social and historical period in which i ... More

Keywords: race, gender, culture, nationality and roles, multiple identities, psychosocial identities, identity formation

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780199732074
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732074.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Ruthellen Josselson, editor

Michele Harway, editor

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