Psychology of Nativism: Definition, Examples & Impact


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Which of the following best defines nativism?

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1. What politician has been associated with nativism?

2. What is the relationship between nativism and patriotism?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

We've created these study tools to test your awareness of nativism in psychology. Quiz topics will cover important points like an accurate definition of nativism and a politician who is closely associated with this phenomenon.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These areas will be considered on the quiz:

  • Relationship between patriotism and nativism
  • Impact of nativism on immigrants
  • The way people who believe in nativism might feel about their future prospects

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - make sure you can correctly define nativism
  • Making connections - use your understanding of patriotism and how it's connected to nativism
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding a politician who appeals to nativist beliefs
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the way nativism can affect immigrants and an emotion that might arise from somebody who has nativist beliefs

Additional Learning

You can learn more about nativism in society with the lesson named Psychology of Nativism: Definition, Examples & Impact. The following topics will be highlighted for your benefit:

  • Emotional experiences that influence nativism
  • Fears associated with nativist beliefs
  • Example of nativism that's based on emotions