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United States presidential election, 1948 - Wikipedia

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The United States presidential election of 1948 was the 41st quadrennial presidential election, ... Virtually every prediction (with or without public opinion polls) indicated that he would be defea...

The election of 1948 demonstrated that a good poll needed what

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6 AM Polls in Indiana open at 6 AM. They close at 6 PM. Click on the links below to find out the official local poll times for your specific state /address: 32 people ...

What did The election of 1936 demonstrated that a good poll needed

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The election of 1948 demonstrated that a good poll needed what? The election of 1948 demonstrated that a good poll needed a later sample. Alec Ullman.

US Election 1948: The First Great Controversy about Polls, Media ...

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The 1948 failure of the U.S. pre-election polls was an occasion for social scientists to .... Bernard Berelsen of Chicago University demonstrated the usefulness of .... about research indicators necessary to do the calculations in a pre-election poll. .... This decision to go from "good practice" to "best practice" i...

The U.S. Presidential Election of 1948: The Causes of Truman's ...

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By early 1948, interestingly enough, the polls indicated that at least 6 per cent of .... the necessary underpinnings, I argue that Truman's victory of 1948 can only be ... Thus, in many speeches, he demonstrated his commitment to the “New Deal .... a Republican administration after 1948 augured nothing good for labor unions.

Election of 1948 – Pollsters and the Press | History 211: History of ...

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Oct 12, 2010 ... On the night of the election of 1948 presidential candidate Thomas ... Polls leading up to the election showed that Dewey was far ahead of the competition. ... Dewey was unable to obtain the majority he needed to defeat ...

Voting in 1948: CQR

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Potential Vote in the 1948 Election ... Probably the largest group of newcomers to the polls in 1948 will be veterans who could not, or did not, cast ballots in 1944 ...

Texas Bandits: A Study of the 1948 Democratic Primary Jason, an ...

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In one of the most studied elections in United States history, ... If he lost his Senate bid in 1948, he planned to return to Texas to .... particularly his stance on labor, demonstrates how Johnson was adept at playing ... They were good, because he and Stevenson would both go into a ..... Fortas realized that Johnson needed.

The 1948 Presidential Election Polls

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One of the most famous failures of political polling occurred in the 1948 presidential election between Harry Truman (the democratic incumbent) and Thomas ...

American Public Opinion in the 1930s and 1940s: The ... - MIT

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the preelection polls primarily on quota sample methods (Mosteller et al. 1949). 5 . Specifically ... where interviewers were instructed to get a “good distribution.” 11. The economic ..... presented in Cantril (1948) demonstrates a remarkable level of over-time stability quite ... It is necessary to take a model-based approach to.