Scientists Are Beginning to Figure Out Why Conservatives Are…Conservative
The title seems bias, and in a certain light it is, but it's because the studies have focused on the personality attributes that defines conservatives. It's implied that the opposings to these define Liberals.
It's worth reading the full article, as it's not entirely too long. It really hammers home the notion that there are fundemental differences between many of those who subscribe to liberal and conservative views. At one point they mention the common traits featured in many conservatives:Originally Posted by Excerpts
What I find surprising is how much backlash this has gotten in the past, and is likely to get now. Thankfully it won't go very far because of how solid this is. There isn't anything inheriently good or bad about this. It simply is. It's observed traits shown as a trend, not everyone is going to fit to it (I certainly buck it; reading the above quote by all accounts I should be very very conservative as all of those define me except the last). It's still enlightining though and does lend to considering different ways of discourse and presentation when it comes to politics.Originally Posted by Conservative Traits