Introduction: Social Representations and Identity

Gail Moloney, Iain Walker

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Abstract

All major contemporary social issues involve questions of power, social positioning, identity, and social knowledge construction. The complex interplay between these becomes apparent when one considers examples such as immigration, minority groups, biotechnology, and health. All these examples appear in the present book. The social sciences have researched these issues considerably, so one could reasonably ask what is different about the collection of papers presented here
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSocial Representations and Identity
Subtitle of host publicationContent, Process, and Power
EditorsGail Moloney, Iain Walker
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Chapter1
Pages1-8
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9780230609181
ISBN (Print)9781349538294
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2007

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    Moloney, G., & Walker, I. (2007). Introduction: Social Representations and Identity. In G. Moloney, & I. Walker (Eds.), Social Representations and Identity: Content, Process, and Power (pp. 1-8). Palgrave Macmillan. https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230609181_1