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. Tambov: Gramota, 2013. 6. Part 2. P. 55-59.
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Gusev Artem Sergeevich
St. Petersburg State University

Abstract. The author considers the notions "political identity" and "social identity", substantiates their interaction and interdependence, as well as the mutual influence of these concepts, furthermore reveals the impact of these types of identity on subjects behaviour, and conducts the analysis of the array of modern, the most topical foreign researches on the social and political identity of the individual and the correlation of these types of identity with each other.
Key words and phrases: , , , , , , identity, identification, political identity, political identification, social identity, social identification.
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