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What makes the southern part of the United States associated with traditionalism & conservatism in

terms of sociopolitical & sociocultural values, especially in terms of religious beliefs & racial relations?


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Nicu (Romanian) says

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    Zelkiiro 2 years ago

    I wouldn't say ethnicity really affects it as much as, like you mentioned, the level of industrialization in the region's history. But that is basically it--the South was slower to adopt industrialism, and thus embodies the spirit of traditionalism.