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Postmaterialism and political elites: The value priorities of Brazilian federal legislators

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We examine the distribution and consequences of postmaterialist value orientations among national legislators in Brazil. Using data collected in the Brazilian Legislative Survey in 2013, we undertake the first systematic study of postmaterialism within the National Congress and the party system and map the materialist/postmaterialist scale onto other salient divisions within the political class. We present five main findings. First, political elites evince vastly higher commitment to postmate...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
OSGA
Sub department:
Latin American Centre
Role:
Author
Publisher:
German Institute of Global and Area Studies
Journal:
Journal of Politics in Latin America More from this journal
Volume:
8
Issue:
1
Pages:
33-68
Publication date:
2016-01-01
Acceptance date:
2016-04-04
EISSN:
1868-4890
ISSN:
1866-802X
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Pubs id:
pubs:624249
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uuid:0c3be480-d676-4280-93a5-f950329e9bfa
Local pid:
pubs:624249
Source identifiers:
624249
Deposit date:
2016-07-07

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