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The Leadership Factor in the Russian Presidential Election of 1996

Timothy J. Colton

in Leaders' Personalities and the Outcomes of Democratic Elections

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199253135
eISBN:
9780191599675
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199253137.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

There are good reasons to suppose that electoral politics will be more leadership driven in a democratizing or semi–democratic nation than in older democratic polities possessing entrenched party ... More


The Press as Amateur Psychologist, Part II

Kathleen Hall Jamieson and Paul Waldman

in The Press Effect: Politicians, Journalists, and the Stories that Shape the Political World

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195152777
eISBN:
9780199833900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195152778.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

In the 2000 election, journalists settled on twin portraits of Al Gore and George W. Bush that framed the coverage each received. Gore was portrayed as the lying panderer, while Bush was portrayed as ... More


The Press as Amateur Psychologist, Part I

Kathleen Hall Jamieson and Paul Waldman

in The Press Effect: Politicians, Journalists, and the Stories that Shape the Political World

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195152777
eISBN:
9780199833900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195152778.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Examines the role journalists adopt during presidential campaigns, and how that role determines the frame of campaign news. Assuming that what is presented to the voters is a persona, journalists act ... More


Visual Framing

Maria Elizabeth Grabe and Erik Page Bucy

in Image Bite Politics: News and the Visual Framing of Elections

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195372076
eISBN:
9780199893478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372076.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter investigates the influence of image handlers on the manner in which candidates are visually framed in televised appearances, tracking variables most likely to reveal decisions made by ... More


Who votes for the running mate, anyway?

Christopher J. Devine and Kyle C. Kopko

in The VP Advantage: How running mates influence home state voting in presidential elections

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781784993375
eISBN:
9781526109934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784993375.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter assesses the electoral influence of vice presidential candidates using a nationally representative dataset - the American National Election Studies (ANES) survey. The results indicate ... More


Image Bite News

Maria Elizabeth Grabe and Erik Page Bucy

in Image Bite Politics: News and the Visual Framing of Elections

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195372076
eISBN:
9780199893478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372076.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter documents the extent to which presidential candidates visually appear on the nightly news by drawing on a longitudinal analysis of presidential news coverage from the 1992, 1996, 2000, ... More


“We Must Have the Aid of Gunpowder”

Michael F. Holt

in The Rise and Fall of the American Whig Party: Jacksonian Politics and the Onset of the Civil War

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195161045
eISBN:
9780199849635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195161045.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Although much maneuvering and speculation about the Whig party's presidential candidate had occurred since 1844, systematic efforts to secure the party's presidential nomination began only with the ... More


Facing the Electorate

Maria Elizabeth Grabe and Erik Page Bucy

in Image Bite Politics: News and the Visual Framing of Elections

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195372076
eISBN:
9780199893478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372076.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Given the tendency of candidates to appear in image bites more often than sound bites, the non-verbal behavior of presidential nominees takes on added significance. This chapter argues that facial ... More


“Like Pissing Against the Wind”

Michael F. Holt

in The Rise and Fall of the American Whig Party: Jacksonian Politics and the Onset of the Civil War

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195161045
eISBN:
9780199849635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195161045.003.0020
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

More than any presidential election since 1836, the 1852 campaign focused on the character and reputation of the opposing presidential candidates rather than on alternative public policies. Southern ... More


Visual Bias

Maria Elizabeth Grabe and Erik Page Bucy

in Image Bite Politics: News and the Visual Framing of Elections

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195372076
eISBN:
9780199893478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372076.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter introduces a new approach to measuring bias based on the visual aspects of broadcast news. Unlike the candidates' verbal statements and self-presentation style, the indicators of visual ... More


An Overview of Female Presidential Candidacies

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter presents data on female presidential candidates worldwide as well as information on the percentages of votes women have attained. Questions probed include the following: Do women fail to ... More


The Debaters

Alan Schroeder

in Presidential Debates: Risky Business on the Campaign Trail

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231170574
eISBN:
9780231541503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170574.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter assesses all of the individuals who have competed at the presidential and vice presidential level, emphasizing the reaction they drew and their legacy to the debate institution.


Close but Not Close Enough: The Historic Candidacies of Hillary Clinton and Ségolène Royal

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter thoroughly examines the cases of two women—Ségolène Royal (France) and Hillary Clinton (the United States)—who came closer than any other women in their respective countries to attaining ... More


The VP Advantage: How running mates influence home state voting in presidential elections

Christopher J. Devine and Kyle C. Kopko

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781784993375
eISBN:
9781526109934
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784993375.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The perception of a vice presidential home state advantage (HSA) – i.e., the running mate’s ability to “deliver” a home state in a presidential election – is engrained in American politics. Even ... More


Image Bite Politics: News and the Visual Framing of Elections

Maria Elizabeth Grabe and Erik Page Bucy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195372076
eISBN:
9780199893478
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372076.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Image Bite Politics is the first book to systematically assess the visual presentation of presidential candidates in network news coverage of elections and to connect these visual images ... More


The Lay of The Land

Shaun A. Casey

in The Making of a Catholic President: Kennedy vs. Nixon 1960

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195374483
eISBN:
9780199871896
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374483.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter focuses on the coverage of Catholic and Protestant relations in various religions publications. It reviews the articles and editorials on Kennedy's candidacy and his religion. By the end ... More


US Party Leaders: Exploring the Meaning of Candidate-Centred Politics

Martin P. Wattenberg

in Political Leaders and Democratic Elections

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199259007
eISBN:
9780191803406
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199259007.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter looks at candidate-centred politics in the US. It suggests that the rise of candidate-centred politics in the US does not necessarily mean that presidential candidates are more popular ... More


Allocating Campaign Resources Across States and Media Markets

in The Race to 270: The Electoral College and the Campaign Strategies of 2000 and 2004

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226751337
eISBN:
9780226751368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226751368.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter focuses on the allocation of television advertising and candidate appearances. The fundamental premise is that descriptions of the distribution of the volume of campaigning are useful, ... More


Candidate Preparation

Alan Schroeder

in Presidential Debates: Risky Business on the Campaign Trail

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231170574
eISBN:
9780231541503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170574.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

How candidates prepare themselves for the debate stage, including examples both positive and negative, plus the role of mock debaters.


Richard M. Nixon and the Republican Nomination

Edmund F. Kallina

in Kennedy v. Nixon: The Presidential Election of 1960

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034850
eISBN:
9780813038599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034850.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

As the Republican Party entered the presidential election year in 1960, it did so with a popular incumbent president, albeit one who had been constitutionally prohibited from running in 1960, and two ... More


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