On identity

On identity
Grant, Stan, 1963-
  • Item Type: Book - 305 GRAN
  • Published: 2019
  • Copies Currently On Shelf:
Description

Stan Grant asks why when it comes to identity he is asked to choose between black and white. Is identity a myth? A constructed story we tell ourselves? Tribalism, nationalism and sectarianism are dividing the world into us and them. Communities are a tinderbox of anger and resentment. He passionately hopes we are not hard wired for hate. Grant argues that it is time to leave identity behind and to embrace cosmopolitanism. On Identity is a meditation on hope and community.

Related Subjects

Group identity--Australia.
Identity (Psychology).
Aboriginal Australians--Identity.

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Belgrave Library Book 305 GRAN On Loan - Due 06-11-2019
Croydon Library Book 305 GRAN On Loan - Due 25-10-2019
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ISBN:

9780522875522 (paperback)

Personal Author:

Grant, Stan, 1963-

Title:

On identity / Stan Grant.

Publication Info:

Carlton, Victoria : Melbourne University Press, 2019.

Publication Info:

©2019

Physical description:

95 pages ; 15 cm.

Content Type:

text

Media Type:

unmediated

Carrier Type:

volume

Series Statement:

(Little books on big ideas)

Personal subject:

Grant, Stan, 1963-

Subject term:

Group identity--Australia.

Subject term:

Identity (Psychology).

Subject term:

Aboriginal Australians--Identity.

Series Added Entry-Uniform Title:

Little books on big ideas.

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