Cultural transmission of civicness
AbstractThis paper estimates the intergeneration transmission of civicness by studying second generation immigrants in 29 European countries. There is a significant transmission of civicness both on the mother’s and father’s side. The estimates provide evidence on the transmission of trustworthiness.
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Volume (Year): 117 (2012)
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Intergenerational transmission; Civicness; Civic virtues; Trustworthiness; Cultural transmission;
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