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100 1 _aRolfe, Meredith.
245 1 0 _aVoter Turnout :
_bA Social Theory of Political Participation
260 _aCambridge :
_bCambridge University Press,
_c2012.
300 _a1 online resource (250 p.)
490 0 _aeBooks on Demand
490 1 _aPolitical Economy of Institutions and Decisions
505 0 _aCover; Voter Turnout; Series Editors; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures; Tables; Preface; 1: Voting Together; THE SOCIAL THEORY OF VOTER TURNOUT; CONDITIONAL CHOICE AND CONDITIONAL DECISION MAKING; THE ORTHODOX VIEW: VOTERS MAKING DECISIONS; The Rational Actor Takes a Survey; CONTEXTUAL EXPLANATIONS OF VOTER TURNOUT; Institutions; Institutional Costs; Electoral Institutions; Mobilization and Strategic Politicians; Mobilization and Canvassing; Social Context and the Sociological Tradition; OVERVIEW OF REMAINING CHAPTERS; 2: Conditional Choice
505 8 _aTHE EVIDENCE FOR CONDITIONAL DECISION MAKINGMATHEMATICAL MODELS OF CONDITIONAL DECISION MAKING; Conditional Decision Rules; The Three Basic Rules; Dynamics of Conditional Decision Models; ENGINEERING A MODEL AND MID-LEVEL THEORY; 3: The Social Meaning of Voting; SOCIAL MEANING: PEOPLE AND RELATIONSHIPS; DATA AND METHODS; VOTING IS THE ACT OF AMERICAN CITIZEN; VOTER AS AMERICANS: IS THERE A CONSENSUS?; Partisanship; Nonvoters; AMERICAN CITIZENS: FORMAL EQUALITY, INFORMAL AMBIGUITY; All Americans Are Equal; The American Community; Authority in America; Market Pricing; CONCLUTION THOUGHTS
505 8 _a4: Conditional CooperationEXPERIMENTAL DECISION SITUATIONS SIMILAR TO VOTING; Citizenship in Social Dilemmas; Equality, Communality, and Authority in Social Dilemmas; DISTRIBUTION OF DECISION RULES; Self-Reports of Conditional Decision Rules; Experimental Manipulations and Conditional Decision Rules; Costs and the Distribution of Decision Rules; 5: Conditional Voters: Dynamics and networks; CONDITIONAL COOPERATION: THE BASIC DYNAMIC; Model Robustness Checks; CONDITIONAL COOPERATION I LOCAL SOCIAL NETWORKS; Simulating Personal Networks; Simulating Personal Networks
505 8 _aEmpirical Estimates of Personal Network Degree and DensitySimulating Turnout on Local Social Networks; CONCLUSION; 6: The Social Theory of Turnout; STRATEGIC POLITICIANS AND CONDITIONAL DECISION MAKERS: A THEORETICAL SYNTHESIS; CROSS-NATIONAL VARIATION: FIRST MOVERS AND COSTS; VARIATIONS ACROSS ELECTIONS: CAMPAIGN ACTIVITY AND POLITICAL DISCUSSION; Salience Equals Network Size; Low Salience Does Not Equal High Costs; INDIVIDUAL VARIATION IN TURNOUT; Individual Tendencies to Use Decision Rules; Direct Mobilization; Indirect Mobilization; 7: Education and High-Salience Elections
505 8 _aSOCIAL THEORY: IMPLICATIONS OF THE MODELA NEW LOOK AT EDUCATION; Social Network Size; Education; Mobilization; Other Measures; COMPARING SOCIAL COOPERATION AND CIVIC VOLUNTARISM; Education and Political Interest; Education and Turnout; Multivariate Estimates; DISCUSSION; 8: Mobilization in Low-Salience Elections; TURNOUT PATTERN IN LOW-SALIENCE ELECTIONS; DATA; Socioeconomic Status; Turnout Rate; Mobilization; CANDIDATES, CAMPAIGNING, AND SOCIAL TIES; Institutions and Social Ties: Measuring Campaign Activity; Institutions and Social Ties: Measuring Campaign Activity
505 8 _aMOBILIZATION AND TURNOUT AT THE PRECINCT LEVEL
520 _aCombines positive political theory, social network research and computational modeling, explaining why some people are more likely to vote than others.
588 _aDescription based upon print version of record.
650 4 _aPolitical participation -- Social aspects -- United States.
650 4 _aPolitical participation -- Social aspects.
650 4 _aVoting -- Social aspects -- United States.
650 4 _aVoting -- Social aspects.
655 0 _aElectronic books.
776 0 8 _iPrint version:
_aRolfe, Meredith
_tVoter Turnout : A Social Theory of Political Participation
_dCambridge : Cambridge University Press,c2012
_z9781107015418
830 0 _aPolitical Economy of Institutions and Decisions
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