Many political scientists and researchers to a number of policy arenas in the United States ranging from corporal punishment to the quality of urban life have applied Daniel Elazar’s concept of political cultures. For a vast majority of these policy programs, a considerable correlation has been found to exist between the region examined and its approach to a specific policy. Elazar focused on three primary political cultures: the Moralist political culture (MPC), the Individual
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8. “The White House Conference On Hate Crimes.” URL: http://www.whitehouse.gov/Initiatives/OneAmerica/whc.html
9. Elazar article
10. U.S. Census Bureau Statistical Abstracts of the United States: 1998. “No. 344- Hate Crimes- Number of Incidents, Offenses, Victims, and Offenders by Bias Motivation: 1996.” Statistical Abstract of the United States: 1998. 21 September, 1998: 215.
11. Wirt Lecture
12. Sharkansky article.
13. “Map of State Statutes: 1999 Hate Crime Laws.” URL: http://www.adl.org/99hatecrime/provisions.html