ERIC Number: EJ201063
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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The Presidential Debate as a Civics Lesson.
Lupfer, Michael B.; Wald, Kenneth D.
Public Opinion Quarterly, v42 n3 p342-53 Fall 1978
Investigates the impact of the first televised debate in the 1976 presidential campaign on the political attitudes of 195 college students. Concludes that viewing the debate had only a limited impact, which can be attributed to the general problems of attitude change and the specific content of the debates. (RL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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