10-2 10-4 - 09:32:00 ← ← 10/2 ← Political Culture • Beliefs • Values • ideas ← Political Socialization Public Opinion Polls ← ←

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Unformatted text preview: 08/10/2007 09:32:00 ← ← 10/2 ← Political Culture • Beliefs • Values • ideas ← Political Socialization} Public Opinion} Polls ← ← Political Socialization- Transition of values from one generation to the next • Family • School • Peer • Church ← ← ← 1824 Polls of Public Opinion ← Literary Digest Magazine 1916 • Sent out ballots to subscribers, people w/ telephones, and people w/ cars • ← “Slice” Poll • Poll 1,500-2,000 people • +/- 3% of public opinion ← ← 1. Benchmark Poll ← 2. Tracking Poll ← ← Exit Polls • CBS-1976 • Wait until after they vote then ask in which way they voted ← ← DISCUSSION ← Why study public opinion? • Helps those up for election know what to focus on for election ← What goes into a good poll? • Sample size (1,000-1,500) ← ← Political Socialization ←-religion -gender -race...
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2008 for the course POLISCI 111 taught by Professor Lupia during the Spring '07 term at University of Michigan.

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10-2 10-4 - 09:32:00 ← ← 10/2 ← Political Culture • Beliefs • Values • ideas ← Political Socialization Public Opinion Polls ← ←

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