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on June 10, 2016 in Featured World News

Scientific Paper: Liberals actually ‘uncooperative, hostile, troublesome, socially withdrawn, manipulative

BY: Elizabeth Harrington Follow @LizWFB Researchers who corrected a scientific paper claiming social conservatives are associated with psychoticism—when it was in fact liberals—are calling the correction “quite minor.” The correction came three years after the paper claimed social liberals were linked with “Social Desirability,” and conservatives with authoritarianism. The paper “Correlation not Causation: The Relationship Between Personality Traits and Political Ideologies” was released in October 2013. The researchers admitted the results were “exactly reversed,” in a correction in January, which was first reported by Power Line Blog. The researchers had expected conservatives to be more likely to exhibit traits of… View Article

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