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Decoo’s makes it clear that education is an important factor as to why there is a shift in ideology towards same sex- marriage. She brings up a study that states that “the more education one receives, the more likely he or she is to be in favor of minority rights, including the rights of gays and lesbians” (Decoo) Decoo’s logic is that people are more educated now due to the falloff industrialism and the rise of technology. She includes the study to clarify that increased knowledge respectively increase sympathy for marginalized groups. As for the low educated individuals, she asserts that they “tend to show more hostility toward minorities and members of an out-group, which often translates into moral and political conservatism relative to
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