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8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 12:46 pm

I know we had a similar quiz before, but here's a new one: https://8values.github.io/

This is what I got:

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Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 1:03 pm

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Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 1:18 pm

But what was your closest match?!

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 1:23 pm

LoathedVermin72 wrote:But what was your closest match?!

Uh, progressivism, I think?

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 1:23 pm

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Mon April 24, 2017 1:23 pm

I don't feel very progressive. I mostly just want people to leave me alone and not fuck things up.

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 1:28 pm

social liberalism

equality 65.4 wealth 34.6
might 30.8 peace 69.2
liberty 60.3 authority 39.7
tradition 20.8 progress 79.2

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 1:30 pm

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Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 1:41 pm

Research has shown that these types of exercises are not especially accurate, in part because people's stated positions in response to abstract or summative position statements often conflicts with their reactions to the same ideas when they play out in human form.

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 1:46 pm

McParadigm wrote:Research has shown that these types of exercises are not especially accurate, in part because people's stated positions in response to abstract or summative position statements often conflicts with their reactions to the same ideas when they play out in human form.

You can't argue with infographics, McP.

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 1:59 pm

Just for fun, here are all the options on the scales:

Code:
Laissez-Faire   Capitalist   Market   Centrist   Egalitarian   Socialist   Communist
Ultra-Militarist   Militarist   Hawkish   Balanced   Dovish   Pacifist   Ultra-Pacifist
Totalitarian   Authoritarian   Statist   Moderate   Liberal   Libertarian   Anarchist
Reactionary   Very Traditional   Traditional   Neutral   Progressive   Very Progressive   Revolutionary


And here's a list of all the ideologies it's cooked up that I could find, in alphabetical order:

Anarcho-Capitalism
Anarcho-Communism
Anarcho-Egoism
Capitalist Fascism
Centrist
Christian Democracy
Conservatism
Distributism
Fundamentalism
Global Totalitarianism
Left-Wing Populism
Leninism
Liberalism
Libertarian Communism
Libertarian Socialism
Marxism
Moderate Conservatism
National Totalitarianism
Nazism
Neo-Conservatism
Neo-Liberalism
Reactionary
Religious Anarchism
Religious Socialism
Right-Wing Populism
Social Liberalism
Social Libertarianism
Stalinism/Maoism
State Capitalism
Technocracy
Theocratic Distributism
Theocratic Socialism
Totalitarian Capitalism
Trotskyism
Ultra-Capitalism

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 2:00 pm

ABNorman wrote:
McParadigm wrote:Research has shown that these types of exercises are not especially accurate, in part because people's stated positions in response to abstract or summative position statements often conflicts with their reactions to the same ideas when they play out in human form.
You can't argue with infographics, McP.
From a web developer standpoint, it's built very cleanly.

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 5:54 pm

Economic:Market
Diplomatic: Pacifist
Civil:Libertarian
Societal:Progressive

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 5:56 pm

great now I have to redo all my political compass memes.

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 6:08 pm

My values change with my mood, and today I'm feeling anarcho-primitivist, so my tradition and might levels are off the charts. Technology with destroy us all.

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 6:55 pm

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Mon April 24, 2017 6:57 pm

suck it, commie scum.
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Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 7:19 pm

lets not all freak out about nuclear war

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Mon April 24, 2017 9:34 pm

Results
Economic Axis: Centrist

48.1%
51.9%

Diplomatic Axis: Balanced

52.6%
47.4%

Civil Axis: Moderate

53.0%
47.0%

Societal Axis: Progressive

39.2%
60.8%

Closest Match: Centrist

Re: 8values Political Leaning Quiz

Tue April 25, 2017 1:40 am

McParadigm wrote:Research has shown that these types of exercises are not especially accurate, in part because people's stated positions in response to abstract or summative position statements often conflicts with their reactions to the same ideas when they play out in human form.


But are they more or less accurate? I would assume that people are more honest when the dont have to feel judged (silent Tory)
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