Marginality: A Key Concept Revisited

What comes to mind when you think 'margin,' 'marginal,' or 'marginality'? The perspectives of some social scientists may be a bit surprising.

The Conflation of Public and Private Identity

An important characteristic of the Millennial Generation is the phenomenon of "public" (as opposed to, and maybe even in place of, "private") identity. Let's face it: Members of the Millennial Generation are typically not real familiar with solitude. The notion that privacy is a "right" that individuals should have is likely lost on the Millennial.