Your identity is essential; it is what makes you who you are. It is your qualities, beliefs, personality, looks, and expressions. It is also your fears and habits.
Ethnicity plays a significant role in a person’s or group’s identity. This concept is also known as an ethnic identity .
It can have both a positive and/or negative effect on an identity. Some people or groups may even want to be identified by their ethnicity.
There are also people who have to identify with someone they do not want to be because of their ethnicity.