R attitude toward mixing cultures in us
Variable: meltpot
Module:
Multiculturalism
Subject:
Ethnicity
,
Race
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Some people say that it is better for America if different racial and ethnic groups maintain their distinct cultures. Others say that it is better if groups change so that they blend into the larger society as in the idea of a melting pot. Here is a card with a scale from 1 to 7. Think of a score of 1 as meaning that racial and ethnic groups should maintain their distinct cultures, and a score of 7 as meaning that groups should change so that they blend into the larger society. What score between 1 and 7 comes closest to the way you feel? (CIRCLE ONE):

Year Availability
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Maintain distinct cultures
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7 Blend in to larger society
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1994 2000
191 120
102 132
166 173
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208 137
33 62
6 11
1518 1419
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 2760
Missing cases 59706