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The Presidential debates : media, electoral, and policy perspectives / George F. Bishop, Robert G. Meadow, Marilyn Jackson-Beeck, editors.

; Meadow, Robert G ; Jackson-Beeck, Marilyn
New York : Praeger Publishers, 1978.
ISBN 0275902854, 0030442710, 0030577071, 9780275902858

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Other Authors Bishop, George F.
Jackson-Beeck, Marilyn.
Meadow, Robert G.
Subjects Campaign debates -- United States.
Campaign debates.
Politics and government
Presidents -- Election.
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1976.
Public opinion -- United States.
Public opinion.
USA -- Pràˆsident.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-
United States.
Description xxii, 324 pages ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Errata slip inserted.
Includes indexes.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 306-315).
Contents Part I. The setting -- A very peculiar horse race / Richard F. Carter -- The making of the debates / Herbert E. Alexander and Joel Margolis -- A comparative perspective on presidential debates : issue evolution in 1960 and 1976 / Robert G. Meadow and Marilyn Jackson-Beck -- Part II. Effects of communications context -- The formation of public opinion : direct and mediated effects of the first debate / Gladys Engel Lang and Kurt Lang -- Public response to Gerald Ford's statements on Eastern Europe in the second debate / Frederick T. Steeper -- Part III. Cognitive and behavioral consequences of the debates -- Problems in measuring audience effects of the 1976 debates / Doris A. Graber -- Debates' effects on voters' understanding of candidates and issues / Lee B. Becker [and others] -- Persistence and change in candidate images / Dan Nimmo, Michael Mansfield, James Curry -- The impact of the 1976 presidential debates : conversion or reinforcement? / Paul R. Hagner and Leroy N. Rieselbach -- The presidential debates as a device for increasing the "rationality" of electoral behavior / George F. Bishop, Robert W. Oldendick, Alfred J. Tuchfarber -- Summary and conclusion -- Part IV. Transcripts of the 1976 presidential and vice-presidential debates -- Ascertainment and analysis of debate content.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5103075
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