As nouns the difference between identity and subjectivity
is that identity
is sameness, identicalness; the quality or fact of (several specified things) being the same while subjectivity
is (singulare tantum) the state of being subjective.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Sameness, identicalness; the quality or fact of (several specified things) being the same.
* 1997 , Hydrothermal Vent Fauna'', in ''Advances in Marine Biology: The Biogeography of the Oceans , page 111:
The difference or character that marks off an individual from the rest of the same kind, selfhood.
A name or persona—the mask or appearance one presents to the world—by which one is known.
Sense of who one is.
- This criminal has taken on several identities .
- I've been through so many changes, I have no sense of identity .
(algebra, computing) Any function which maps all elements of its domain to themselves.
(algebra) An element of an algebraic structure which, when applied to another element under an operation in that structure, yields this, second element.
- This nation has a strong identity .
* identity function
* additive identity
* identity card
* identity of indiscernibles
* identity theft
* law of identity
* left identity
* mistaken identity
* multiplicative identity
* personal identity
* right identity
(singulare tantum) The state of being subjective.
A subjective thought or idea.
* subjectiveness (much less common)