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Political marketing, political communication (#policom) & journalism: our environment of persuasion
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Early Voting Rising

Early Voting Rising | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
More than 800,000 people have already voted in the 2012 general election. A clearer picture of the potential 2012 electorate is emerging in some states where election officials are providing information on who has voted.
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Political Polling Evolving To Match Mobile Lifestyles - Wired (blog)

Political Polling Evolving To Match Mobile Lifestyles - Wired (blog) | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
Political Polling Evolving To Match Mobile LifestylesWired (blog)Gallup's editor in chief, Frank Newport, wrote yesterday about the evolution of Gallup's methods to remain “consistent with changes in the communication behavior and habits of those ...
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Google Maps the Hottest Political Search Trends by State

Google Maps the Hottest Political Search Trends by State | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
Election Day is less than four weeks away, and with the debate season in full-swing, voters' minds are focused on Barack Obama, Mitt Romney and the most important issues facing the nation.
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Communication Processes in Participatory Websites

Communication Processes in Participatory Websites | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
Research on participatory websites has been minimally theoretical and lacks a comprehensive framework that identifies common elements and their functions across a variety of Web 2.0 platforms.
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Legislators' local roots: Disentangling the effect of district magnitude

District magnitude structures the options open to voters and shapes the incentives legislators have to cultivate a personal reputation.
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Political party communicators have lost the plot - Dr. Mawugbe - Citifmonline

Political party communicators have lost the plot - Dr. Mawugbe - Citifmonline | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
Political party communicators have lost the plot - Dr. MawugbeCitifmonlineFollowing the growing debate sparked by the comments of the Chief Justice, Mrs.
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The Cult of Presidential Personality - Huffington Post

The Cult of Presidential Personality - Huffington Post | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
The Cult of Presidential PersonalityHuffington PostIn the English parliamentary system from which the American constitutional experiment proceeds -- and departs -- the head of government is the leader of the political party that wins the most seats...
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How Are Apps Shaping the 2012 Election? [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Are Apps Shaping the 2012 Election? [INFOGRAPHIC] | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
If 2008's presidential race was the social media election, then this year's is certainly the mobile election.
EngineYard.com created an infographic that breaks down how the U.S.
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Geist: Ottawa's Web 2.0 policy needs tweaking - Toronto Star

Geist: Ottawa's Web 2.0 policy needs tweaking - Toronto Star | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
Geist: Ottawa's Web 2.0 policy needs tweakingToronto StarThe same is true for the federal government, which last year released a lengthy policy document that established the rules for departmental engagement with “Web 2.0” sites and tools.
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12 Twitter Accounts Campaigning for Your Vote

12 Twitter Accounts Campaigning for Your Vote | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
1. Ben LaBolt


Ben LaBolt is the national press secretary of Obama for America. One of his Twitter strengths is tweeting informative press pieces about the POTUS.Click here to view this gallery.
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Local Political Knowledge and Assessments of Citizen Competence

This article contrasts the national and local political knowledge of a random sample of 993 Philadelphians with the aim of enhancing the scholarly understanding of citizen competence.
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Social Trust: Fairness Matters More Than Homogeneity - You - 2012 - Political Psychology - Wiley Online Library

Social Trust: Fairness Matters More Than Homogeneity - You - 2012 - Political Psychology - Wiley Online Library | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
Jong-sung You is featured in the Oct. edition of Political Psychology.
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The electoral consequences of voter ignorance

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Publication year: 2012Source:Electoral Studies, Volume 31, Issue 4Jason Ross Arnold A great deal of research has suggested that scholarly and popular concerns about low levels of citizen political knowledge are exaggerated.
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Political technology is best served partisan

Political technology is best served partisan | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
Why the campaign world should insist on partisan technology firms...
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64% of Voters Fact-Check Politicians Online [STUDY]

64% of Voters Fact-Check Politicians Online [STUDY] | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
Have you ever heard a politician make a claim you just couldn't believe, so you turned to Google or Wikipedia for the truth?
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Spin Doctor Podcast - 11th October 2012 - ABC Local

Spin Doctor Podcast - 11th October 2012 - ABC Local | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
ABC LocalSpin Doctor Podcast - 11th October 2012ABC LocalSpin Doctor Podcast - 11th October 2012. By Damien Larkins. The Spin Doctor Anthony McClellan looks at looks at the state of debate in the House of Representatives.
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The two faces of congressional roll-call voting

Most analyses of congressional voting, whether theoretical or empirical, treat all roll-call votes in the same way. We argue that such approaches mask considerable variation in voting behaviour across different types of votes.
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SIW 10th October - Shakespeare's Richard III : Royal Propaganda or Political ... - ABC Online

SIW 10th October - Shakespeare's Richard III : Royal Propaganda or Political ... - ABC Online | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
ABC OnlineSIW 10th October - Shakespeare's Richard III : Royal Propaganda or Political ...ABC OnlineDownload this mp3 file.
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The Social Media Election: hope or hype? « Communication Studies

By Maggie Morlath (Political Communication Major and Student Contributor). When President Barack Obama raised roughly half of his nearly $780 million in campaign funds over the internet 4 years ago, the 2008 election ...
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In Ohio, a look at five political ads crowding airwaves — Trail Mix - Washington Post

In Ohio, a look at five political ads crowding airwaves — Trail Mix - Washington Post | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
In Ohio, a look at five political ads crowding airwaves — Trail MixWashington PostIn Ohio, a look at five political ads crowding airwaves — Trail Mix. In Ohio, a look at five political ads crowding airwaves — Trail Mix.
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Affect, Not Ideology: A Social Identity Perspective on Polarization

The current debate over the extent of polarization in the American mass public focuses on the extent to which partisans’ policy preferences have moved.
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Support for the Survey Sponsor and Nonresponse Bias

In an experiment designed to examine nonresponse bias, either the March of Dimes or the University of Michigan was identified as the sponsor of a survey mailed to individuals whose level of support for the March of Dimes was known.
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HOW COMPETITIVE ARE THE GLOBAL NEWS NETWORKS?

HOW COMPETITIVE ARE THE GLOBAL NEWS NETWORKS? | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
Journalism Studies, Volume 0, Issue 0, Page 1-18, Ahead of Print.
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Obama and the Power of Propaganda

Obama and the Power of Propaganda | The environment of persuasion | Scoop.it
Those who study propaganda know that propagandists cannot dictate what we think, but they can strongly influence what we think about.
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