Outside Belongings / Edition 1

Outside Belongings / Edition 1

by Elspeth Probyn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415915848

ISBN-13: 9780415915847

Pub. Date: 06/06/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Outside Belongings argues against a psychological depth model of identity--one in which individuals possess an intrinsic quality that guarantees authentic belonging. Instead, Probyn proposes a model of identity that takes into account the desires of individuals, and groups of individuals, to belong. The main ideas she

Overview

Outside Belongings argues against a psychological depth model of identity--one in which individuals possess an intrinsic quality that guarantees authentic belonging. Instead, Probyn proposes a model of identity that takes into account the desires of individuals, and groups of individuals, to belong. The main ideas she considers--"the outside", "the surface", and "belonging"--allow her to articulate, in concrete terms, her precise concerns about sexuality and nationality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415915847
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/06/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
181
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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