Constructing Collective Identities within European and Latin American Integration Frameworks

doi: 10.32565/aarms.2023.2.3


This paper seeks to highlight the importance of creating a collective identity and strengthen the relationship between regional alliances and the civil society to achieve, not only economic, but political goals, concerning the implementation of effective national and international policies, and the influence of political leaders’ positions on the resolution of contemporary crisis. Radical political discourses have gained strength through some of the most important social challenges nowadays such as pandemic, migration, armed conflicts and social inequality, among others. This has resulted in a global phenomenon of fragmentation and decline of regional powers. In a contrasting process, different nations have joint forces to prevent a social, economic and political collapse, and, in this framework, regional integration becomes a fundamental strategy to build international cooperation and stability.


Regional integration Collective identity citizens participation Political discourse

How to Cite

Camacho Posada, M. F. (2023) “Constructing Collective Identities within European and Latin American Integration Frameworks”, AARMS – Academic and Applied Research in Military and Public Management Science. Budapest, 22(2), pp. 39–53. doi: 10.32565/aarms.2023.2.3.


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