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Chapter : Introduction: ‘Identity’ after ‘the Moment of Theory’
It's hard to alter the course of our destinies once they're underway, if we don't know they're our destinies.
Is the end nigh? After many years at the top of the intellectual hit parade, are ‘Identity’, ‘Identification’ and their conceptual fellow-travellers slipping down the charts? They've had a good run, no one could deny it. Those whose academic careers (this author included) and publishing profits have been built upon them can attest to this. But has ‘Identity’ run out of steam?
At first sight this may seem an absurd question. After all, in many disciplinary fields ‘Identity’ work is thriving. Management studies would be a good example. But can something ...