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Divorce Attitudes Around the World: Distinguishing the Impact of Culture on Evaluations and Attitude Structure
This article examines the link between culture and divorce attitudes using country-level data of the International Social Survey Programme 1994. Outside of examining the favorability of attitudes, we distinguish different ...
How Competition Is Viewed Across Cultures: A Test of Four Theories
Competition is a pervasive aspect of human life. Yet the values and attitudes that people have concerning competition vary widely, from the belief that it underpins the social order to the belief that it corrodes positive ...
Authoritarianism and Candidate Support in the U.S. Presidential Elections of 1996 and 2000
Kemmelmeier sought to replicate and extend the findings of a link between a person's candidate preference and the degree of his or her authoritarianism in the US presidential elections of 1996 and 2000. The findings confirm ...
Sowing Patriotism, but Reaping Nationalism? Consequences of Exposure to the American Flag
The American flag is a frequently displayed national symbol in the United States. Given its high visibility and importance, the present research examines the consequences of exposure to the flag on Americans' sense of ...
Individualism and Attitudes Toward Affirmative Action: Evidence From Priming Experiments
Theorists have argued that Americans' ambivalence toward affirmative action policies is fueled by a notion of justice that champions the rights of individuals. This conception of justice is not compatible with the idea of ...
Private Self-Consciousness as a Moderator of the Relationship Between Value Orientations and Attitudes
Kemmelmeier examined implications of private self-consciousness for the relationships between social values and issue attitudes. Kemmelmeier expected that the value orientations of authoritarianism and individualism would ...