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This edition: What Forms Our Identity?

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Looks at the relationship between personality and culture. Contrasts the atomistic view and the social view of self, represented by Descartes and Hegel, using the endangered culture of Sweden's Laplanders, or Sami. Contemporary philosophers include Charles Taylor, who comments on identity in Quebec.

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