ERIC Number: EJ511596
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Question Wording and Mass Policy Preferences: The Comparative Impact of Substantive Information and Peripheral Cues.
Mondak, Jeffery J.
Political Communication, v11 n2 p165-83 Apr-Jun 1994
Uses psychological theories about how people process information to examine the influence of variance in question wording on public support for the Reagan defense build-up. Concludes that source cues influence the public but that such influence is overwhelmed when the public is simultaneously exposed to relevant policy information. (TB)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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