ERIC Number: EJ648646
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Effects of Watching Primary Debates in the 2000 U.S. Presidential Campaign.
Benoit, William L.; McKinney, Mitchell S.; Stephenson, Michael T.
Journal of Communication, v52 n2 p316-31 Jun 2002
Reports the results of two studies measuring the effects on undergraduate communication students of watching U.S. presidential primary debates. Concludes that primary debates are capable of influencing both policy and character impressions of the candidates, as well as changing voting intentions and increasing voter confidence. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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