Chapter 2. Self and Identity

  1. Andrew McKinlay and
  2. Chris McVittie

Published Online: 23 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303094.ch2

Social Psychology and Discourse

Social Psychology and Discourse

How to Cite

McKinlay, A. and McVittie, C. (2008) Self and Identity, in Social Psychology and Discourse, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303094.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 JUL 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405146586

Online ISBN: 9781444303094

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Keywords:

  • self and identity;
  • identities in context;
  • conversational identities;
  • national identities;
  • nations and place;
  • social groups;
  • gendered identities;
  • virtual identities;
  • resisting identities;
  • selves in action

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Identities in Context

  • National Identities

  • Social Groups

  • Virtual Identities

  • Resisting Identities

  • Selves in Action

  • Further reading