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The formation of materialist and postmaterialist values
Social Science Research (1997)
  • Gary Marks, ACER
Abstract

This paper models the formation of materialist and postmaterialist values. The author distinguishes five general influences on the values: Parental socialisation, formative security within the family of origin, societal (or economic) formative security on reaching adulthood, education, and contemporary influences.

Publication Date
March, 1997
Citation Information
Gary Marks. "The formation of materialist and postmaterialist values" Social Science Research Vol. 26 Iss. 1 (1997)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/gary_marks/46/