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 personality stylestrongly associated with prejudicedattitudes, where the person isintolerant of ambiguity or uncertainty, submissive to those in authority and dismissive orarrogant towards those perceived to be of lower social status.

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September 28th 2021

cross sectional study

a research design based on selecting representative groupswho vary on a particular characteristic; when thecharacteristic is age, this design provides a means ofmaking developmental comparisons.