ERIC Number: EJ465110
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Thinking about the Criterion Variable in Agenda-Setting Research.
Edelstein, Alex S.
Journal of Communication, v43 n2 p85-99 Spr 1993
Reviews the conceptual position of agenda-setting research, identifies methodological problems associated with it, and proposes a newly defined criterion variable--the "problematic situation"--as a cognitive approach to the metaphor that mass media tells people "what to think about." (SR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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