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The Resource Mass informed consent : evidence on upgrading democracy with polls and new media, Adam F. Simon

Mass informed consent : evidence on upgrading democracy with polls and new media, Adam F. Simon

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Mass informed consent : evidence on upgrading democracy with polls and new media
Title
Mass informed consent
Title remainder
evidence on upgrading democracy with polls and new media
Statement of responsibility
Adam F. Simon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Public opinion polling permeates today's politics, yet many seem suspicious of polls and skeptical in their prominence, fearing that overreliance on public opinion amounts to pandering or that pollsters can manipulate a feeble public. In this book Adam Simon argues that democracy requires that government listen to the public and that sample surveys are the finest democratic technology yet devised
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1965-
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Simon, Adam F.
Dewey number
303.3/80973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Public opinion
  • Public opinion polls
  • Mass media and public opinion
  • Democracy
  • United States
  • United States
  • Social sciences
Label
Mass informed consent : evidence on upgrading democracy with polls and new media, Adam F. Simon
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Who deserves the blame for invading Iraq (and other mistakes)? -- The yes, no, and don't knows of political polling -- Gently introducing science, starring the median voter model and a test of citizens' independence -- Why do Americans favor some things yet oppose others? and explaining Republican success against partial birth abortion -- Questions are just as important as answers, particularly in a study of public opinion on the Iraq invasion -- Debunking manipulation myths, featuring the infamous Harry and Louise -- Political reforms and thoughts on media old and new
Control code
ocn701052777
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (v, 231 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442209343
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)701052777
Label
Mass informed consent : evidence on upgrading democracy with polls and new media, Adam F. Simon
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Who deserves the blame for invading Iraq (and other mistakes)? -- The yes, no, and don't knows of political polling -- Gently introducing science, starring the median voter model and a test of citizens' independence -- Why do Americans favor some things yet oppose others? and explaining Republican success against partial birth abortion -- Questions are just as important as answers, particularly in a study of public opinion on the Iraq invasion -- Debunking manipulation myths, featuring the infamous Harry and Louise -- Political reforms and thoughts on media old and new
Control code
ocn701052777
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (v, 231 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442209343
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)701052777

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