Measurement Wizard > Multi-Item Measures > Tolerance > Cultural Diversity

This scale was created in 1964 as part of the Anti-Semitism in the United States Survey.

Higher scores represent more tolerance of cultural diversity.

Note: This scale wasn't a previously established scale, but was created when the survey was created (PI's: Charles Glock, Gertrude Selznick, Rodney Stark, Stephen Steinberg).

Data File: Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1964


General Instructions:

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Any special instructions related to individual items will be listed below those items.


FAVDLAW from Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1964

Would you be in favor of a law saying that groups who disagree with our form of government could not hold public meetings or make speeches, or opposed to such a law? (FAVDLAW)
TOTAL%
1) In Favor26059.9
2) Opposed17440.1
TOTAL434100.0

FAVPLAW from Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1964

Would you be in favor of a law saying that the president must be a man who believes in God, or opposed to it? (FAVPLAW)
TOTAL%
1) In Favor65095.0
2) Opposed345.0
TOTAL684100.0

BEARDT from Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1964

Now I am going to read a list of statements to you and I would like to know whether you agree or disagree with each one. -- Persons who insist on wearing beards should not be allowed to teach in public schools. (BEARDT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree49225.8
2) Disagree1,41474.2
TOTAL1906100.0

ASSIMF from Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1964

Now I am going to read a list of statements to you and I would like to know whether you agree or disagree with each one. -- Foreigners who come to live in America should give up their foreign ways and learn to be like other Americans. (ASSIMF)
TOTAL%
1) Agree1,31768.6
2) Disagree60231.4
TOTAL1919100.0

ATHPUBO from Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1964

Suppose a man admitted in public that he did not believe in God -- Should he be allowed to hold public office? (ATHPUBO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes83544.2
2) No1,05355.8
TOTAL1888100.0

Item Instructions (ATHPUBO):

This item should be reverse coded.




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