Actualidades en psicología
versão On-line ISSN 0258-6444
RODRIGUEZ GARCIA, José Miguel. La religión como predictor de las actitudes hacia la nación. Actual. psicol. [online]. 2007, vol.21, n.108, pp. 167-191. ISSN 0258-6444.
In this article the relations between religiosity and nationalism are analyzed. Specifically the correlations between variables like national identity, nationalism, patriotism, religious fundamentalism, and religiosity; as well as the predicting effect of the religious variables are analized on political attitudes toward the nation. It was performed a survey with Costa Ricans participants. The results are discussed from the point of view of psychosocial research as from the point of view of the research on nationalism in Costa Rica.
Palavras-chave : Nationalism; Religiosity; National identity; Patriotism; Religious fundamentalism.