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Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-241) and index.
|Series||Studies in communication, media, and public opinion|
|LC Classifications||HN90.P8 H49 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 256 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||256|
|ISBN 10||0226327469, 0226327477|
|LC Control Number||98005160|
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Reading Public Opinion offers one provocative approach for understanding how public opinion fits into the empirical world of politics. Public opinion is one of the most elusive and complex concepts in democratic theory, and we do not fully understand its role in the political process.
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Public opinion is one of the most frequently evoked terms in American politics. At the most basic level, public opinion represents people’s collective preferences on matters related to government and politics.
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