International Society of Political Psychology

Conference Abstracts

6I Political and cultural values in an uncertain world

(Session Organizer) Jackie Abell, Lancaster University; (Chair) Nathalie van Meurs, Middlesex University

Conference: ISPP 2011
Affiliation: Lancaster University
Research Area: Political culture, identity, and language

These 4 papers consider changes in political values and uncertainty in identity as a consequence of recent economic and political upheaval.  Two papers note the swing to right-wing politics in the Netherlands, Finland and Sweden in response to multiculturalism.  The other two papers explore how political changes and uncertainty affect identity and values.