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La polarización social, por Míriam Juan Torres

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Polarised Societies


We are living in a time that is apparently defined by social and political positions with no room for grey areas. In such a context, understanding how methods of polarisation work is crucial.
1/4 What is polarisation?

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1/4 What is polarisation?


It's normal to have contrasting or even clashing positions in many areas of society. However, when we combine emotions and politics, one possible result is a quick shift from interest to disaffection.

2/4 Which factors catalyse social polarisation?

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2/4 Which factors catalyse social polarisation?


We live through constant socio-emotional ups and downs, intensified by contemporary media dynamics. Even though all of us bear some responsibility, social leaders play an essential role.

3/4 The polarised human

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3/4 The polarised human


We are rational beings, but our beliefs and our sense of identity often overlook rationality. What meaning do we place on the differences between groups and people?

4/4 Navigating the polarised society

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4/4 Navigating the polarised society


If we have a group nature, but we are living through a historical moment that stresses difference, how can we work things out to stop our society from fragmenting and to have a shared project?

Scientific Director: Swen Seebach | Audiovisual Production: La Diferencia

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