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Influence of mass media - Wikipedia

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In media studies, media psychology, communication theory and sociology, media influence and ... on many factors, including audience demographics and psychological characteristics. ..... Public opini...

What Factors Shape Political Attitudes? [ushistory.org]

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Families are generally the first, and often the most enduring, influence on young people's developing political opinions. As people grow older, other influences ...

Presidential debates and their effects: Research roundup ...

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Sep 20, 2016 ... One noteworthy area of potential impact of the debates is their capacity for what political scientists call “agenda setting”: The salience of a given ...

Online Political Debate: Motivating Factors and Impact on Political ...

link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-40346-0_11

Abstract. Online political debate is increasing in importance, both as a real world phenomenon and as an object of scientific study. We present a survey study ...

US presidential debate: what really influences voters' choice of ...

www.theguardian.com/science/brain-flapping/2012/oct/23/us-presidential-debate-voters-choice-leader

Oct 23, 2012 ... But does any of this influence how people choose their leaders? ... over every debate or other high-profile (or not) political event, it risks becoming ... on the extensive socio-economic factors and variables we're presented with, ...

Social Influence in Televised Election Debates: A Potential ... - NCBI

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3068183/

Mar 30, 2011 ... A recent innovation in televised election debates is a continuous ... However, social influence effects are observed even when normative factors ...

Political and Institutional Influences on the Use of Evidence in Public ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3813708/

Oct 30, 2013 ... Political and Institutional Influences on the Use of Evidence in ... political and institutional factors affecting the use of health evidence in decision-making. .... The concentration of power was found to prevent pluralistic debate ...

Election 2015: TV debates 'most influential' for voters - BBC News

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May 9, 2015 ... More than a third of voters were influenced by the TV debates between the political leaders in the run-up to the election, a survey has found.

Do presidential debates usually matter? Political scientists say no ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2012/10/03/what-political-scientists-know-about-debates/

Oct 3, 2012 ... The debates probably won't affect the election. ... Moreover, what effects do exist are often caused by factors wholly beyond the candidates' ...

Social Influence on Political Judgments: The Case of Presidential ...

home.uchicago.edu/~mkugler/Published and Finalized Papers/Fein et al 2007 - Social Influence in Political Judgements Debates.pdf

presidential debates could be influenced by the mere knowledge of others' reactions. In ... debates, and this perception very likely was an important factor in the ...