Journal Article — An Outsider’s Sociology of Self — by Andrew Messing

$10.00

Description

Abstract

This essay is primarily concerned with the effect of community on the development and self-understanding of the individual. I argue that across the historical time and space individuals have consistently defined themselves by the communities to which they belong. I also indicate that I lack any such sort of identification or membership. I then identify both the negative and positive implications of my status as an outsider.

Recommended Citation

Messing, Andrew. 2009. “An Outsider’s Sociology of Self.” Pp. 155-172 in Sociological Re-Imaginations in & of Universities (Human Architecture: Journal of the Sociology of Self-Knowledge: Volume VII, Issue 3, 2009.) Belmont, MA: Okcir Press (an imprint of Ahead Publishing House).

Section url: https://www.okcir.com/product/journal-article-an-outsiders-sociology-of-self-by-andrew-messing

The various editions of Sociological Re-Imaginations in & of Universities  can be ordered from the Okcir Store and are also available for ordering from all major online bookstores worldwide (such as Amazon, Barnes&Noble, and others).


Free-Access Okcir Library Reading

Messing-human-architecture-soc-reimaginations-univ

Page views since Nov. 2020: 26
Today: 0