Universals in the Content and Structure of Values: Theoretical Advances and Empirical Tests in 20 Countries

@article{Schwartz1992UniversalsIT,
  title={Universals in the Content and Structure of Values: Theoretical Advances and Empirical Tests in 20 Countries},
  author={Shalom H. Schwartz},
  journal={Advances in Experimental Social Psychology},
  year={1992},
  volume={25},
  pages={1-65}
}
  • S. Schwartz
  • Published 1992
  • Business
  • Advances in Experimental Social Psychology

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