Studies In Public Opinion

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Willem E. Saris | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 0691119031
ISBN 13 : 9780691119038

Building on and reaching beyond themes in the work of Philip Converse, one of the pioneers in the study of public opinion, Studies in Public Opinion brings together a group of lead..

International Law Human Rights And Public Opinion

Pub Date : 2017-03-16 | Author : Heping Dang | Publisher : Taylor & Francis

ISBN 10 : 9781317073574
ISBN 13 : 1317073576

This book explores situations in which public opinion presents itself as an obstacle to the protection and promotion of human rights. Taking an international law perspective, it pr..

Affluence And Influence

Pub Date : 2012-07-22 | Author : Martin Gilens | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781400844821
ISBN 13 : 1400844827

Can a country be a democracy if its government only responds to the preferences of the rich? In an ideal democracy, all citizens should have equal influence on government policy--b..

Unconventional Wisdom

Pub Date : 2008-06-05 | Author : Karen M. Kaufmann | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199887866
ISBN 13 : 0199887861

Late deciders go for the challenger; turnout helps the Democrats; the gender gap results from a surge in Democratic preference among women--these and many other myths are standard ..

Tweeting To Power

Pub Date : 2013-11-29 | Author : Jason Gainous | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199350636
ISBN 13 : 0199350639

Online social media are changing the face of politics in the United States. Beginning with a strong theoretical foundation grounded in political, communications and psychology lite..

Experiments On Partisanship And Public Opinion

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : John G. Bullock | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105128087298
ISBN 13 :

Part 2. The widely noted tendency of people to resist challenges to their political beliefs can usually be explained by the poverty of those challenges: they are easily avoided, of..