ERIC Number: EJ207806
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Legitimation in the 1976 U.S. Election Campaign.
Dennis, Jack; Chaffee, Steven H.
Communication Research--An International Quarterly, v5 n4 p371-94 Oct 1978
Discusses results of a Wisconsin panel study supporting the hypothesis that public confidence in governmental institutions would increase during the campaign period and associates this increase with heavier exposure to the campaign and the Ford-Carter debates. Improved evaluations of candidates are associated with interpersonal discussion rather than media exposure. (JMF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin