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Political tolerance in America

freedom and equality in public attitudes

by Michael Corbett

  • 166 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Longman in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Dissenters -- United States -- Public opinion,
    • Freedom of speech -- United States -- Public opinion,
    • Equality -- United States -- Public opinion,
    • Public opinion -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael Corbett.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC599.U5 C65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 231 p. ;
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4265865M
      ISBN 100582282624
      LC Control Number81011799

        Can all citizens learn political tolerance through engagement in democratic politics? The lack of direct experience with democratic processes may account for a portion of the tolerance gap between mass publics in established and new democracies and suggests optimism about trends in tolerance within postcommunist Europe. Yet learning tolerance may be limited to individuals who are Cited by: 9. 53 books based on 68 votes: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, The Help by Kathryn Stockett, The Color Purple by Alice Walker, The Adventures of Huckle.

      Lee Bollinger has written a more modern expression of Mill’s views in The Tolerant Society: Freedom of Speech and Extremist Speech in America (). In that book Bollinger argues from a standpoint of tolerance in favor of protecting extremist speech. America’s True History of Religious Tolerance The idea that the United States has always been a bastion of religious freedom is reassuring—and utterly at odds with the historical record.

        Ranking the Most Tolerant and Least Tolerant States. As the country commemorates Martin Luther King Day and reflects on Tucson, The Daily Beast crunches the numbers to rank the tolerances of every. Political Tolerance in the Global South. likes. This page promotes the book "Political Tolerance in the Global South - Images from India, Pakistan and Uganda" and provides news and thoughts on Followers:


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Political Tolerance in America: Freedom and Equality in Public Attitudes Paperback – January 1, Cited by: Religion and Political Tolerance in America: Advances in the State of the Art (Social Logic of Politics) 1st Edition by Paul Djupe (Editor)Format: Paperback.

The Paperback of the Political Tolerance and American Democracy by John L. Sullivan, James Piereson, George E. Marcus | at Barnes & Noble. FREEPages: He was the author of numerous scholarly articles and of several books: POLITICAL TOLERANCE IN AMERICA: FREEDOM AND EQUALITY IN PUBLIC ATTITUDES (New York: Longman, ); AMERICAN PUBLIC OPINION: TRENDS, PROCESS, AND PATTERNS (New York: Longman, ); Political tolerance in America book RESEARCH USING MICROCASE (co-authored with Lynne Roberts) (Bellevue, WA:.

Political tolerance in America freedom and equality in public attitudes by Michael Corbett Published by Longman in New York, by: Political Tolerance and American Politics: The Empirical Literature. Communism, Conformity, and Civil Liberties. Tolerance and the Democratic Creed.

Changing Levels of Tolerance, Alternative Strategies for Measuring Tolerance. Attitudes and Behavior. Implications for the Study of Tolerance. This path-breaking book reconceptualizes our understanding of political tolerance as well as of its foundations. Previous studies, the authors contend, overemphasized the role of education in.

This path-breaking book reconceptualizes our understanding of political tolerance as well as of its foundations. Previous studies, the authors contend, overemphasized the role of education in explaining the presence of tolerance, while giving insufficient weight to personality and ideological factors.

With an innovative methodology for measuring levels of tolerance more accurately, the authors. PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones, PRRI Research Director Daniel Cox, and Juhem Navarro-Rivera explore the enduring negative feelings towards atheists in American society in an edited volume Religion and Political Tolerance in chapter, “Non-religious Tolerance: American Attitudes toward Atheists, America’s Most Unpopular Religious group,” demonstrates that even as religious.

Since the seminal work on political tolerance in the United States by Samuel Stouffer () describing how the American public viewed the civil liberties of communists during the McCarthy era, research has investigated different ways of measuring tolerance, broadened in geographic scope to national and cross-national work, and considered a number of theoretical frameworks.

Studies have employed different measures of political tolerance. The essays in Religion and Political Tolerance in America seek to understand how these elements interrelate. The editor and contributors to this important volume present new and innovative research that wrestles with the fundamental question of the place of religion in democratic society.

This article first provides an overview of democratic theory in order to provide a better understanding of the meaning of political intolerance. The concept of tolerance is clearly explained to avoid any confusion with other terms such as permissiveness. The article identifies the role of tolerance in democratic theory and attempts to determine why some citizens are more tolerant than by: But religious groups can also challenge how people think about democracy, including the extension of equal rights and liberties regardless of viewpoint, or what is commonly called political tolerance.

The essays in Religion and Political Tolerance in America seek to understand how these elements interrelate. The editor and contributors to this important volume present new and innovative research that. The Least Politically Prejudiced Place in America.

Sam Quinones’s book about the opiate crisis. this story shows that political tolerance has its limits, even in Watertown, and rightly. Religion and Political Tolerance in America | Religious institutions are often engaged in influencing the beliefs and values that individuals hold.

But religious groups can also challenge how people think about democracy, including the extension of equal rights and liberties regardless of viewpoint, or what is commonly called political tolerance. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Corbett, Michael, Political tolerance in America.

New York, N.Y.: Longman, © (OCoLC) We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites. Tolerance has been regard as an essential key element in modern multi diversity society culturally, ethnically, religiously and politically.

Various empirical evidences confirmed that tolerance have a positive effect towards social stability and. Democracy in America DESPITE all the partisan bickering, Americans are an increasingly tolerant bunch. A new study published in Social Forces, an academic journal, finds that the country’s. JohnL Sullivan has written: 'Political tolerance and American democracy' -- subject(s): Political psychology, Toleration, Politics and government Asked in Colonial America.

approach to political tolerance links individual attitudes on civil liberties issues to characteristics such as education, religion, and gender so that it is possible to root tolerance in Cited by: 2.

In other places, including much of Massachusetts and Florida, people appear to have far less tolerance for political difference. They may be quicker to assume the worst about their political.The essays in "Religion and Political Tolerance in America" seek to understand how these elements interrelate.

The editor and contributors to this important volume present new and innovative research that wrestles with the fundamental question of the place of religion in democratic society.