With Malice toward Some: How People Make Civil Liberties Judgments / Edition 1

With Malice toward Some: How People Make Civil Liberties Judgments / Edition 1

by George E. Marcus, John L. Sullivan, Elizabeth Theiss-Morse, Sandra L. Wood
     
 

The authors examine how citizens faced with a complex variety of considerations decide whether or not to tolerate extremist groups.See more details below

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The authors examine how citizens faced with a complex variety of considerations decide whether or not to tolerate extremist groups.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521439978
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/28/2002
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Political Psychology and Public Opinion Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Preface: Political tolerance and democratic life; Part I. Theoretical Background and Overview: 1. Political tolerance and democratic practice; 2. Antecedent considerations and contemporary information; 3. Thinking and mood; Part II. Contemporary Information and Political Tolerance Judgments: 4. Tolerance judgments and contemporary information - the basic studies; Appendix 4A. The basic experiments - manipulation checks; Part III. Refining the Model - The Role of Antecedent Conserations as Individual Differences: 5. Threat and political tolerance; 6. Democratic values as standing decisions and contemporary information; 7. Source credibility, political knowledge and animus in making tolerance judgments - the Texas experiment; 8. Individual differences: The influence of personality; Part IV. Implications and Conclusions: 9. Intensity, motivations, and behavioral intentions; 10. Human nature and political tolerance; Appendices; Bibliography.

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