ERIC Number: EJ461756
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Conceptualizing Public Attitudes toward the Welfare State: A Comment on Hasenfeld and Rafferty.
Emerson, Michael O.; Van Buren, Mark E.
Social Forces, v71 n2 p503-10 Dec 1992
Using structural equation technique to replicate results of Hasenfeld and Rafferty's causal model predicting public attitudes toward welfare state programs with the social ideologies of work ethic and social rights. By incorporating estimates of measurement error, results failed to support the authors' original conclusions. Operationalizing key concepts of the model is reconsidered. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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