Right‐wing authoritarianism, social dominance orientation and personality: an analysis using the IPIP measure

@article{Heaven2001RightwingAS,
  title={Right‐wing authoritarianism, social dominance orientation and personality: an analysis using the IPIP measure},
  author={Patrick C. L. Heaven and Sandra Bucci},
  journal={European Journal of Personality},
  year={2001},
  volume={15},
  pages={49 - 56}
}
Although both right‐wing authoritarianism (RWA) and social dominance orientation (SDO) have been found to predict racial and intergroup prejudice, previous research has suggested that RWA and SDO have quite distinct psychological features. We therefore examined the Big Five personality correlates of these two measures using facet scales from the International Personality Item Pool measure. Respondents were 220 university undergraduate volunteers. Significant sex differences were noted with… 

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