ethnic identity

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A distinctive identity felt, shared, or claimed by individuals or a group, or ascribed to them, based on shared characteristics associated with a definition in terms of ethnicity and forming the basis for their subcultural and/or political differentiation from other groups in a society. A salient aspect of identity for individuals from ethnic minorities.

Subjects: Media Studies.

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