Praeger Handbook Of Political Campaigning In The United States 2 Volumes

Author: William L. Benoit
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440831637
Size: 15.80 MB
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Praeger Handbook Of Political Campaigning In The United States 2 Volumes from the Author: William L. Benoit. This work peels back the curtain on how political campaigns influence America, covering everything from social media to getting to the Oval Office. • Covers a wide variety of topics related to American political campaigns • Investigates political campaigns and theories of campaigning from multiple perspectives • Discusses strategic use of messaging language and message forms, including debates, television ads, and social media • Features case studies to facilitate understanding • Includes maps, tables, and figures to illustrate key points

Abortion In The United States

Author: Dorothy E. McBride
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598840983
Size: 19.85 MB
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Abortion In The United States from the Author: Dorothy E. McBride. Presents both sides of the debate over abortion in the United States in historical, international, and medical contexts, including summaries and excerpts of historical documents, and data on abortion incidences and practice.

Why Irrational Politics Appeals Understanding The Allure Of Trump

Author: Mari Fitzduff
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440855153
Size: 19.58 MB
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Why Irrational Politics Appeals Understanding The Allure Of Trump from the Author: Mari Fitzduff. The 2016 election has inspired millions of U.S. citizens—and struck panic in the hearts of millions more. This book explains the allure of Trump, examines how Trump's success ties into the hopes and fears of many Americans, and calls into question the limitations of our democratic system. • Examines Donald Trump's ascendancy and elective allure from the perspectives of social, political, and evolutionary psychology as well as neuroscience and biopsychology • Challenges readers to reconsider the process of electoral politics and political voting in the United States • Considers how voting behavior and political choices are often based on emotions rather than on a rational, carefully considered decision-making process

Behaving Badly

Author: Robin M. Kowalski
Publisher: Amer Psychological Assn
ISBN: 9781557987167
Size: 75.45 MB
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Behaving Badly from the Author: Robin M. Kowalski. Commonly experienced aversive phenomena are explores in this book, including teasing, swearing, gossiping and betrayal. Rich in research and examples, this is a must read for anyone interested in the aggravating elements of relationships.

Lobbying In America

Author: Ronald J. Hrebenar
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598841122
Size: 18.33 MB
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Lobbying In America from the Author: Ronald J. Hrebenar. A comprehensive presentation of the way lobbying and interest-based political activism works in the United States. * Biographical sketches of key figures in American lobbying past and present * A chronology of the major events related to lobbying in American politics, ranging from colonial times to the 21st century

Mediated Politics In Two Cultures

Author: Lynda Lee Kaid
Publisher: Praeger Publishers
ISBN:
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Mediated Politics In Two Cultures from the Author: Lynda Lee Kaid. This first comparative study of the political communication process in France and the United States analyzes the construction of mediated political reality in each country's 1988 presidential campaign, drawing on the expertise of scholars from both nations. Contributors discuss television news and newsmagazine coverage of the campaigns, political debates, television commercials and broadcasts, and political posters. Also assessed are the interactions between party/candidate presentations of political reality and voter interpretations of that reality.

Political Campaigns And Political Advertising

Author: Frank W. Baker
Publisher: Greenwood Pub Group
ISBN: 9780313347559
Size: 14.72 MB
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Political Campaigns And Political Advertising from the Author: Frank W. Baker. Bringing media literacy tools to bear on political campaign coverage and political advertising just as the Internet explodes as a political force, this book will help students and older citizens negotiate the age of political "spin."

Do Campaigns Matter

Author: Thomas Holbrook
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9780803973459
Size: 50.43 MB
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Do Campaigns Matter from the Author: Thomas Holbrook. A thorough examination of the impact of campaign politics on presidential elections in the United States is presented in this book. Using actual election results and empirical evidence, the author also incorporates data on additional factors such as media coverage, the impact of nominating conventions on public opinion, presidential debates, and other events such as staff shake-ups, endorsements and scandals. In so doing, Holbrook develops a model for testing campaigns and proves how campaigns play a key role in shaping public opinion and, ultimately, influencing outcomes.

Social Media

Author: Kelli S. Burns
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781440843556
Size: 27.40 MB
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Social Media from the Author: Kelli S. Burns. Social media is arguably one of the most powerful technology-enabled innovations since the Internet itself. This single-volume book provides a broad and easily understandable discussion of the evolution of social media; related problems and controversies, especially for youth; key people and organizations; and useful social media data. * Provides readers with a clearly written overview of the impacts of social media worldwide that highlights key people and companies in the development of social media * Presents up-to-date information on the range of problems related to social media and presents potential solutions * Offers a variety of voices from social media experts, supplying perspectives from creators to users