Political Tolerance, Culture and the Individual (Studies in Political Science v. 6)

Political Tolerance, Culture and the Individual (Studies in Political Science v. 6)

By: Gerson Moreno-Riano (author)Hardback

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Dr. Moreno-Riano develops and tests a theory of political tolerance that encompasses cultural and social relations as well as standard explanations of political tolerance. While some of the theory's predictions do not work out, the research demonstrates conclusively that social relations and cultural values affect political toleration independently of demographic and psychological characteristics.

Contents

Table of Contents List of Illustrations Commendatory Preface... 1 Acknowledgements... 5 Chapter One: The Essentialist Paradox... 7 Chapter Two: A Critique of Political Tolerance... 15 Chapter Three: Toward a Cultural Theory of Political Tolerance... 29 Chapter Four: Theory in Practice: Research Instrument and Design... 49 Chapter Five: Tolerance Has Its Reasons: Data Exploration and Analysis... 69 Chapter Six: A New Direction for Political Tolerance Research... 103 Appendix A: Research Instrument... 111 Appendix B: Group Portraits... 119 Appendix C: Research Populations and Statistical Models... 129 Bibliography... 135 Index... 143

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773469624
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 156
  • ID: 9780773469624
  • ISBN10: 0773469621

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