Neuhaus, Richard John
February 1997
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Feb1997, Issue 70, p58
Presents information on the results of a survey regarding the political culture in the U.S. in 1997. Percentage of people in the U.S. who believe that values are not being influenced by others; Application of the vocabulary of individualistic emotivism by philosopher Alasdair Maclntyre on the beliefs of the public; Typologies introduced by researchers James Davison Hunter and Carl Bowman to cluster the public beliefs and attitudes.


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