Understanding the Determinants of Political Ideology: Implications of Structural Complexity

  title={Understanding the Determinants of Political Ideology: Implications of Structural Complexity},
  author={Stanley Feldman and Christopher D Johnston},
  journal={Political Psychology},
There has been a substantial increase in research on the determinants and consequences of political ideology among political scientists and social psychologists. In psychology, researchers have examined the effects of personality and motivational factors on ideological orientations as well as differences in moral reasoning and brain functioning between liberals and conservatives. In political science, studies have investigated possible genetic influences on ideology as well as the role of… 
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