Determinants of Voting Behaviour

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Abstract

This article represents a progress report on the statistical analysis of the 1948 Elmira election study. The analysis was carried out by an advanced seminar of the Columbia University Department of Sociology under the direction of Professor Paul F. Lazarsfeld; Mrs. Kitt and Mr. Gleicher were members of this seminar. Paralleling this work, Cornell University has proceeded with the analysis of the community background data. Various other problems have in the meantime been analyzed by staff members at Cornell and at the University of Chicago. The final report, now under the general direction of Dean Bernard Berelson, is expected in the Spring of 1951. In this progress report, principal attention is given to factors making for a change in voting intention during the campaign, and factors which affect the eventual turnout at the polls.
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Title of host publicationThe Oxford Handbook of Spanish Politics
Pages371-388
Number of pages18
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Publication statusPublished - 17 Feb 2020

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NameThe Oxford Handbook of Spanish Politics

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Hernandez Perez, E., & Fraile, M. (2020). Determinants of Voting Behaviour. In The Oxford Handbook of Spanish Politics (pp. 371-388). (The Oxford Handbook of Spanish Politics). https://doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198826934.013.22