Election night news and voter turnout solving the projection puzzle
By: Adams, William C.Material type: BookPublisher: Boulder Lynne Rienner 2005Description: xiii,149p. 24 cm.ISBN: 1588263819 .Subject(s): Election forecasting -- United States | Television in politics -- United States | Voting -- United States | Mass media and public opinion -- United StatesDDC classification: 324.973 Online resources: Table of contents
|Item type||Current location||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode|
|Books||O. P. Jindal Global University Library||324.973 AD-E (Browse shelf)||Available||001565|
Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-144) and index.
Network projections and the decision to vote -- Election-night newscasts -- Polling in Portland, Oregon -- Turnout and time zones: Oregon -- Heartland not disheartened: Idaho, Kansas, North Dakota -- Decades of dinner-time dropoff: California -- Deploring but ignoring projections: Washington, Oregon, California -- Fiascos in Florida -- Equity, fairness, and policy options.