Tag Archives: Social Movements

Identity and Perspective

This chapter in the book brought up some interesting ideas on identity and social movements as they relate to geography. It would seem, as the book points out, that many researchers fail to connect the relationship between many social movements … Continue reading

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Identity and Social Movements

Reading this week is focused on identity and how that plays into politics and social movements. Even though identity is not something many of us think about routinely, identity is something that shapes almost everything we do and everything we … Continue reading

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Identity Politics

Identity politics is the idea of what groups and affiliations we have as an individual. Collectively people of a certain identity will group together and form something known as a “social movement”, a group of individuals committed to bringing about … Continue reading

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Identity Politics and Social Movements

This chapter by Painter and Jeffrey brings up some new concepts that we have not yet discussed in class but I feel that we have hinted or lead up to. They discuss identity and social movements.             The chapter began … Continue reading

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