Prejudice and personality: A role for positive-approach processes?

Charles Seger, Philip Corr

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Individuals differ in their support for social change. We argue that examinations of inequality and change would benefit from consideration of underlying personality processes. New data suggest that Right-Wing Authoritarianism and Social Dominance Orientation, indicators of support for inequality, may be motivated by biologically driven personality processes, particularly those related to positive-approach motivation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)446-447
Number of pages2
JournalBehavioral and Brain Sciences
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2012

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