Are Americans Ambivalent Towards Racial Policies

@article{Alvarez1997AreAA,
  title={Are Americans Ambivalent Towards Racial Policies},
  author={R. Alvarez and John M. Brehm},
  journal={American Journal of Political Science},
  year={1997},
  volume={41},
  pages={345}
}
Few debates, political or academic, are as conflictual as those over racial policy. In this paper, we explore the possibility that individual attitudes are internally conflictual through the use of inferential statistical techniques that estimate variability in individual respondents' considerations about racial policy. We consider six separate core beliefs potentially relevant towards racial policy choice (modern racism, anti-black stereotyping, authoritarianism, individualism, and anti… Expand
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