Australian Left Review

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Identity Crisis


Colin Mercer


One of the revelations of Eastern Europe has been the resilience of local and ethnic identity after the breakup of communism. Not for the first time, the language of 'class' has come off second best. Colin Mercer argues that the politics of identity is undergoing a resurgence worldwide.



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