How do I learn about authoritarianism?
By reading, of course! Here’s a great book to start with:
How can you recognize an authoritarian follower?
High RWA score, holier than thou, likely to be a religious fundamentalist, likely to profess their uncompromising ethical and moral values while living by another set of rules.
Authoritarian leaders very rarely share the values of their followers, and are adept at saying a few key words like “I am a born again Christian” without providing any evidence of actually being one, to receive the wholehearted endorsement of the Christian right community.
Bruce Levine – “Resisting Illegitimate Authority: A Thinking Person’s Guide To Being An Anti-Authoritarian – Strategies, Tools and Models”.