In common with current practice, the Pew Research Center continues to apply outdated subjective perspectives of identity in understanding the term. This article provides a straightforward alternative.
The 2020 Presidential election in the United States demonstrated one clear message: the country is sharply divided. The gulf is symptomatic of a wider split that is a blighting Western society in general. Fortunately, there is a better way forward.
A comparison of three definitions of identity are offered; which one will you pick?
What does Lewis Carroll’s book Alice in Wonderland have in common with identity? Quite a lot it seems.
Science has given us objective ways to define identity. But some believe that alternative notions (like “Irishness”) are superior because they are subjective and instinctive. The article shows the answer is not “either/or”