*  The tobacco settlement: an analysis of newspaper coverage of a national policy debate, 1997-98 | Tobacco Control
However, the public has strong opinions on these issues. Public opinion polls have revealed that the public opposes eliminating ... 15-19 and plays a central role in the process of public health policy formation.1-3 20 Framing of tobacco control issues in the ... 1987) The effect of message framing on breast self-examination attitudes, intentions, and behavior. J Pers Soc Psychol 52:500- ... 1990) Public opinion on alcohol policies. J Public Health Policy 11:189-205. ...
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*  Harold Mendelsohn - Wikipedia
... attitudes and public opinion formation and change; communications; public health; and the sociology of politics. He was a ... including public health, safety, the voting process, political campaigns, and racial integration. Also included in the ...
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*  Insights into public perceptions of the science of climate change | APS
Jon Krosnick is a leading scholar on attitude formation, climate, public opinion and political psychology. His expertise in ... Insights into public perceptions of the science of climate change Dr Susie Burke FAPS, Senior psychologist, public interest, ... And if the public is not totally on board with these issues, and still not quite ready to support policy and action, we need to ... The public was more trusting of scientists and were more likely to accept science when they provided limits around the level of ...
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*  University of Wisconsin - Madison Psychology Department
535 Psychology of Attitudes and Public Opinion. 3 cr. Analysis of attitudes, social factors in the formation and change of ... attitudes in public opinion, voting, and consumer behavior; polling techniques and problems. P: Psych 201 or 202 or 281 or ... Lecture and lab exercises in social psychology: attitude formation and change; social influence; small group behavior; ... Areas may include: attitudes and attitude change, conformity and compliance, altruism, attribution theory. P: Grad st or cons ...
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*  Marc D. Weiner, J.D., Ph.D. | Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
2014: The Propensity to Accept Reality: Attitude Formation and Global Climate Change. American Association for Public Opinion ... Attitude Formation, and Global Climate Change Policy [poster]. Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management (APPAM), ... Puniello, O.T., Weiner, M.D. & Noland, R.B. American Association for Public Opinion Research Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, ... Weiner was the founding President of the New Jersey-Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Association for Public Opinion ...
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*  Propaganda: The Formation of Men's Attitudes - Wikipedia
... public opinion will begin to play a role to help individuals form their own personal opinion. Public opinion can only express ... 2. Part Two: Effects on the Structure of Public Opinion Public opinion is an instrument of propaganda that is disseminated ... While most people view the formation of public opinion as being shaped itself by interaction between different viewpoints on ... Public opinion ceases to be controversial and can no longer form itself except through channels of mass media. No opinion can ...
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*  Public opinion - Wikipedia
Additionally, political socialization and behavioral genetics sometimes explain public opinion. The formation of public opinion ... opinions. Much of this research draws on psychological research on attitudes. In communications studies and political science, ... Court of public opinion Opinion polls Public sphere Political socialization Public figure Truth Organizations American ... "Public sphere" to the discussion of public opinion. The Public Sphere, or bourgeois public, is according to Habermas, where " ...
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*  Media manipulation - Wikipedia
In Propaganda: The Formation of Men's Attitudes, Jacques Ellul writes that public opinion can only express itself through ... Propaganda: The Formation of Men's Attitudes. Trans. Konrad Kellen & Jean Lerner. New York: Knopf, 1965. New York: Random House ... Most of these organizations intend to spread a message or sway public opinion instead of trying to sell products or services. ... A large social movement that has changed public opinion through time would be the 'Civil Rights March on Washington', where ...
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*  Library | Center for Nanotechnology in Society at Arizona State University (CNS-ASU)
Eliciting Public Understanding of and Values toward Emerging Technologies through Opinion Polls.' Presentation. Annual Meeting ... In God we Trust? Exploring the Link between Religiosity and Risk Perceptions in Nanotechnology Attitude Formation.' ... Annual Convention of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research. Chicago, IL. ... Public Engagement: National Citizens Technology Forum.' Presentation. Nanotechnology and the Public: Data for Decision Makers ...
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*  Public diplomacy - Wikipedia
Public diplomacy... deals with the influence of public attitudes on the formation and execution of foreign policies. It ... "PUBLIC DIPLOMACY refers to government-sponsored programs intended to inform or influence public opinion in other countries; its ... 2005 The Age Public Diplomacy Wiki maintained by the USC Center on Public Diplomacy Public Diplomacy (USIAAA) Journal of Place ... It was an important tool in influencing public opinion during the Cold War with the former Soviet Union. Since the attacks of ...
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*  Gallup Pakistan - Wikipedia
Purpose of these seminars is to compile a history of Public Opinion and Social Attitudes of Pakistan since 1980. 30 Years of ... Polling on Family and Society: Perceptions of Pakistani Public about women, Family, Community and Formation of Civil Society in ... Gallup Pakistan releases one press release every working day on a public interest issue based on Nationally Representative ... Under this celebration Gallup Pakistan has conducted 3 Research Seminars on issues of Public Interest. ...
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*  Information deficit model - Wikipedia
... and Public Opinion Formation". Journal of Consumer Research. 34: 441-458. doi:10.1086/518527. Katz, Eliju; Lazersfeld, P.F. ( ... Thus knowledge may be a predictor of the attitude strength and not necessarily if the attitude is positive or negative. Mass ... Scientists are often heard to complain that the general public does not understand science, and that the public needs to be ... the general public opinion will change and decide that the information provided on the environment and science as a whole is ...
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*  Communist propaganda - Wikipedia
According to Jacques Ellul's book Propaganda: The Formation of Men's Attitudes complete propaganda can only be achieved when it ... ISBN 978-0-394-71874-3. "Communist broadcasts to Italy", Harold Mendelsohn and Werner J. Cahnman, The Public Opinion Quarterly ... The Formation of Men's Attitudes, p. 13.Trans. Konrad Kellen & Jean Lerner. Vintage Books, New York. ... exchange of information and experience Expression of the public opinion of the working class, working people, their needs and ...
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*  Spiral of silence - Wikipedia
This is a process of formation, change and reinforcement of public opinion. The tendency of the one to speak up and the other ... own opinions are losing ground will be inclined to adopt a more reserved attitude when expressing their opinions in public. It ... Scholars have long argued over the concept of public within "public opinion". The use of "public" and "the public" betrays ... The term public opinion first emerged in France during the eighteenth century. The definition of public opinion has been ...
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*  Independent voter - Wikipedia
Campbell, David E. "The Young and the Realigning: A Test of the Socialization Theory of Realignment." Public Opinion Quarterly ... While it has long been assumed that partisanship and the strength of partisanship drive attitudes on issues, these scholars ... Niemi and Jennings, "Issues and Inheritance in the Formation of Party Identification," American Journal of Political Science, ... Campbell, "The Young and the Realigning: A Test of the Socialization Theory of Realignment," Public Opinion Quarterly, Summer ...
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*  Gun control after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting - Wikipedia
... regarding public opinion on firearm laws. While public support for strengthening gun laws rose 15 percent compared to a similar ... On December 19, 2012, President Obama announced the formation of an inter-agency gun-violence task force headed by Vice ... poll in 2011, there had been "little change in attitudes about some longstanding proposals, including the outlawing of assault ... On December 21, 2012 - between the formation of Biden's task force and the announcement of Obama's proposals - Wayne LaPierre, ...
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*  Uncommon Dissent - Wikipedia
Part I, consisting of three essays, offers opinions on why Darwinism is questioned by the public at large. Part II, consisting ... whose attitudes toward Darwinism have changed through their lives. Part IV, consisting of four essays, presents the authors' ... "the idea that the formation of new species is due to random changes in individual organisms that happen to be 'selected' by the ... The institute, which promotes a conservative public-policy agenda, has occupied a lead role in the ID movement recently, most ...
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*  Shen Bao - Wikipedia
Shen Bao played a pivotal role in the formation of public opinion in the late 19th century. An example is its campaign in its ... In 1934, the newspaper "incurred the government's anger because of its strong anti-Japanese attitude. On November 13, Shih ... The court was the loudest and most continuous voice in the public sphere and continued to be with the publication of newspapers ... The court had a specific section called guanbao which were a print form of Jingbao, a government approved set of public ...
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*  Ray Duch - Wikipedia
"Anti-Semitic Attitudes of the Mass Public: Estimates and Explanations Based on a Survey of the Moscow Oblast", Public Opinion ... with Jeff May and David Armstrong). "Why can Voters Anticipate Post-election Coalition Formation Likelihoods", Electoral ... with Randy Stevenson). "Election Campaigns, Public Opinion and the Financial Crisis of 2008-2010 in the U.K. and Germany" in ... Public Opinion in the Gorbachev Era, ed., Arthur H. Miller, William M. Reisinger, and Vicki L. Heslie. Boulder, Col.: Westview ...
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*  ELSA Sarajevo Summer Law School - Wikipedia
The formation of public opinion is considerably dependent on both the monitoring of information and its presentation in public ... Nowadays, through social media people have the opportunity to globally affect messages, publish their attitudes, opinions and ... The interest of authority in this branch of law is significant since the trust and support of public are based on transparency ... forming the opinion and affecting the change. Despite the censorship of media and the fact that the national television was not ...
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*  Crowd manipulation - Wikipedia
Ellul wrote in Propaganda: The Formation of Men's Attitudes: Direct propaganda, aimed at modifying opinions and attitudes, must ... David E. Campbell, "Public Opinion and the 2008 Presidential Election" in Janet M. Box-Steffensmeier and Steven E. Schier, The ... Public opinion polls, such as those conducted by the Pew Research Center and www.RealClearPolitics.com provide statesmen and ... Propaganda: The Formation of Men's Attitudes. Trans. Konrad Kellen & Jean Lerner. New York: Knopf, 1965. New York: Random House ...
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*  Chillingham cattle - Wikipedia
... from the wild-living aurochs was already being called into question in the 1800s and is not held by professional opinion, ... based upon cranial geometrics and the positioning of their horns relative to the skull formation. They further claim that ... though it is a very attractive concept for the interested public who are not generally conversant with concepts of ... which has been analyzed in relation to prevalent concepts of ownership and attitudes of people towards big, charismatic animals ...
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*  Jes Bertelsen - Wikipedia
... opinions about Jes Bertelsen span from uncritical enthusiasm to deeply critical attitudes. From a position between these ... "the center of an actual religious formation", and erroneously describes Jes Bertelsen as a "depth psychologist". However, Jes ... Jes Bertelsen in later years has focused on developing teaching tools for awareness training and spirituality in the public ...
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*  Ignacy Matuszewski - Wikipedia
He worked to persuade Polish public opinion in the U.S. to oppose the policy of concessions to Joseph Stalin. He died in New ... The war émigré Władysław Studnicki would later confirm the colonel's critical attitude toward Beck. Matuszewski thought that ... the ex-Minister of Treasury launched a campaign for an increase in the Polish war budget and the formation of three armored ... he organized the Assembly of Free Poles in Saint Petersburg and participated in the formation of the Polish Corps in Russia. In ...
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*  Political socialization - Wikipedia
Studies on public opinion of the Bush administration's energy policies show that the public pays attention issues that receive ... High school students attribute the information that forms their opinions and attitudes about race, war, economics, and ... Religion: Religions beliefs and practices play a role in political opinion formation and political participation. The ... Cohort effect Groupthink Public opinion Political culture Glasberg, Davita Silfen; Shannon, Deric (2011). Political sociology: ...
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