POLSCI 315 - Media and Public Opinion
Section: 001
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
Requirements & Distribution:
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
POLSCI 111 or upperclass standing.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course concerns the effects of the media on the opinions, beliefs, and choices of citizens. We consider news coverage, political ads, debates, Internet usage, and more personal forms of communication. Our primary focus is American politics with some comparisons to other countries.

POLSCI 315 - Media and Public Opinion
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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ISBN: 0226388573
News that matters : television and American opinion, Author: Shanto Iyengar and Donald R. K, Publisher: University of Chicago Press 1988
ISBN: 0226644731
Who deliberates? : Mass media in modern democracy, Author: Benjamin I. Page., Publisher: Univ. of Chicago Press 1996
ISBN: 1592134564
Campaign advertising and American democracy, Author: Michael M. Franz ... [et al.]., Publisher: Temple University Press 2007
ISBN: 0226069893
Campaigning for hearts and minds : how emotional appeals in political ads work, Author: Ted Brader., Publisher: University of Chicago Press 2006
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