Public Opinion: The preferences expressed by people on issues, polices and individuals.
Must be expressed (not latent)
in order to let it has value, have to be expressed
An attitude is not actual behavior
that why you can over use public opinion
POLITICAL SCIENCE 101
Dr. Eric Herzik
Office: 224 Mack Social Science
Office Hrs: Wednesday 11-12; Thursday 11-12 and by appointment
Phone: 682-7764; Email: [email protected]
This is a course on the fundamentals of the American
Exam 1 Study Guide
Primary Functions of government (lecture)
Provide goods and services,
Types of power (lecture)
Coercive- a threat of punishment or a sanction
Reward- of you do x, I will give you a reward.
Referent-is believe, it's
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The Culture War- Blue and Red
What is the Culture War?
In Fiorina's Culture War? , it says the culture war in American usage is a metaphor used to
refer to a displacement or supercession of t