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Unformatted text preview: information to make rational decisions. o Low information rationality o Signal Signals -Party -Incumbency or recognition -Like me (income or demographics or geography one of the people) -Personal characteristics -Experience v. not a politician. Basic Steps -Divide up the electorate support, oppose, undecided. -Develop research -Eliminate voters -Direct resources Example -District: 150,000 people/Over 18: 105,000 -42,000 Not registered. -63,000 are registered....
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course POLI SCI 201 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Spring '11
- American Politics