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On voter competence

Author: Paul Goren
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2013.
Series: Series in political psychology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues with the standard interpretation of the American voter as incompetent in matters of policy.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Goren
ISBN: 9780195396140 0195396146
OCLC Number: 782252362
Description: ix, 275 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: The indictment of the American voter --
Policy cleavages in historical context --
Policy attitudes and political sophistication --
The three faces of policy voting --
The availability of policy principles --
The centrality of policy principles --
The origins of policy principles --
The electoral consequences of policy principles --
The exoneration of the American voter? --
Appendix: measurement of key variables.
Series Title: Series in political psychology.
Responsibility: Paul Goren.

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The prevailing view in the voting behavior field maintains that citizens are too ignorant about ideology and issues to vote on policy grounds. On Voter Competence breaks sharply from this outlook by  Read more...

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