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The Other “Authoritarian Personality”
Publisher Summary It is noted with regard to the submissive personality, it is visualized that this personality structure, observable in early adulthood and better explained by social learning thanExpand
Right-Wing Authoritarianism
Enemies of Freedom: Understanding Right-Wing Authoritarianism
This book provides important insights into the authoritarian personality, revealing why right-wing authoritarian tAndencies develop in some individuals and not in others. It also shows how a person'sExpand
The Authoritarian Specter
Introduction: Twenty Stories 1. Previous Research on Right-Wing Authoritarianism 2. Studying Authoritarianism: Research Methodology and Methodology Research 3. The Personal Origins of Right-WingExpand
Authoritarianism, Religious Fundamentalism, Quest, and Prejudice
Five studies of university students and their parents were carried out to investigate the relationships among right-wing authoritarianism, various indices of religious orientation, and prejudice.Expand
RESEARCH: A Revised Religious Fundamentalism Scale: The Short and Sweet of It
Despite its relatively good psychometric properties and empirical validity, the 20-item Religious Fundamentalism scale developed by the authors has several problems. It does not measure all of theExpand
RESEARCH: Why Do Religious Fundamentalists Tend to be Prejudiced?
Studies are reported of university students, and of their parents, that found that religious fundamentalism correlated quite highly with religious ethnocentrism, as well as with-to lesserExpand
Dogmatic Behavior Among Students: Testing a New Measure of Dogmatism
  • B. Altemeyer
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The Journal of social psychology
  • 1 December 2002
Abstract The study tested the validity of a new measure of dogmatism by examining university students' evaluations of the Bible. Those who believed that every word in the Bible came directly from GodExpand
Highly Dominating, Highly Authoritarian Personalities
  • B. Altemeyer
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The Journal of social psychology
  • 1 August 2004
The author considered the small part of the population whose members score highly on both the Social Dominance Orientation scale and the Right-Wing Authoritarianism scale. Studies of these HighExpand
Changes in Attitudes Toward Homosexuals
  • B. Altemeyer
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of homosexuality
  • 30 April 2002
ABSTRACT Cross-sectional data on the attitudes of Canadian university students, and their parents, indicate attitudes toward homosexuals have become increasingly tolerant and accepting over the pastExpand