The American-Western European Values Gap

Released: November 17, 2011

American Exceptionalism Subsides

The American-Western European Values Gap

UPDATED FEBRUARY 29, 2012

Survey Report

As has long been the case, American values differ from those of Western Europeans in many important ways. Most notably, Americans are more individualistic and are less supportive of a strong safety net than are the publics of Britain, France, Germany and Spain. Americans are also considerably more religious than Western Europeans, and are more socially conservative with respect to homosexuality.

Extrait from:
http://www.pewglobal.org/2011/11/17/the-american-western-european-values-gap/

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About emanita01

I am a Franco-american woman who hails from Brookline, Massachusetts. I live in France near the Swiss border, only minutes away from Geneva. I am a member of the Geneva Writers Group and the Association La Forge, a literary group based in France. I write stories, poems and am currently working on a couple of plays, a one-woman show and a dramatized poem.
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