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

  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},
  • S. Schwartz
  • Published 1992
  • Psychology
  • Advances in Experimental Social Psychology
Publisher Summary This chapter addresses the universals in the content and structure of values, concentrating on the theoretical advances and empirical tests in 20 countries, and its four basic issues: substantive contents of human values; identification of comprehensive set of values; extent to which the meaning of particular values was equivalent for different groups of people; and how the relations among different values was structured. Substantial progress has been made toward resolving… Expand

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