Valores, actitudes y participación política en México

Alejandro Pastrana Valls


Este estudio usa los valores materiales y posmateriales descritos por Inglehart (en su libro The silent revolution, changing values and political styles among western publics) y aplica los métodos desarrollados por Schwartz (en su artículo de 1992 “Universals in the content and structure of values: Theoretical advances and empirical tests in 20 countries”) para identificar las distintas dimensiones de los valores humanos en el caso de México. Este artículo se centra en los valores materialistas y posmaterialistas, los valores humanos y su efecto sobre la participación política instrumental y simbólica. El análisis también investiga las consecuencias de la cohorte de nacimiento en la participación política y el impacto del apego a valores distintos dentro de las generaciones en esas dos formas de acción política. Lo anterior sugiere un cambio en la cultura democrática del país o al menos una cultura política democrática, que es claramente mayor que la observada en la era posrevolucionaria.

Palabras clave

Valores Políticos; Actitudes, Participación Instrumental; Participación Simbólica.

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