political culture

political culture - Citizen responsibilities Not tolerant...

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Political Culture habits/perspectives/attitudes Product of historical experiennnnnnnnnnnnnce Differ across and within states
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Subcultures (Elazar)
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Individualistic Emphasizes marketplace Government has limited role Political competition (Partisan) Tolerant of corruption Participation by masses discouraged Wealthy/elite should vote
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Moralistic Puritans Emphasize participation/common good Government necessary for common good
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Unformatted text preview: Citizen responsibilities Not tolerant of corruption Political parties are unwelcome Traditionalistic Southern states Government maintains soc/econ hierarchyt Citizens not expected to participate Political competition (rival factions) Mistrust of individuals/marketplace/moralists Obligations of elite What is Texas? Why?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course POL 1133 taught by Professor Esparza during the Spring '08 term at Texas San Antonio.

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