Hong Kong Liberals Are WEIRD: Analytic Thought Increases Support for Liberal Policies.

  • Thomas Talhelm
  • Published 2018 in Personality & social psychology bulletin


This study tests whether liberals and conservatives within the same society think as if they were from different cultures. I tested this by measuring the cultural thought style of social liberals and conservatives in Hong Kong (Study 1). Liberals tended to think more analytically (more "WEIRD"), and conservatives tended to think more holistically (more… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0146167217746151

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