- Author:Kenelm Burridge
- Title:Someone, No One: An Essay on Individuality (Princeton Legacy Library)
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Examining the concept of individuality and the ideology of individualism in terms of a dialectic between the self and the social order, the author draws a distinction between the person as an identity--a "someone"--who conforms to social roles and norms, and the individual as a nonidentity--a "no one"--who holds particular nonconformist perceptions of truth that result in conscious and independent moral discrimination and innovation.
Originally published in 1979.
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