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A’BECKETT, Arthur William (1844 - 1909), Barrister, Gray’s Inn; journalist, novelist, and dramatist

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 323 words.

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AARONOVITCH, David Morris (<i>born</i> 1954), columnist, The Times, since 2005

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 113 words.

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ABBOTT, Anthony John (<i>born</i> 1957), MP (L) Warringah, New South Wales, since 1994; Prime Minister of Australia, 2013–15; Leader of the Liberal Party, Australia, 2009–15

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History; Politics; UK Politics; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 196 words.

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The ABCs of Media and Children: Attention, Behavior, and Comprehension

Ellen A. Wartella, Alexis R. Lauricella, Leanne Beaudoin-Ryan and Drew P. Cingel.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Communication

Article. Subjects: Communication Studies. 248 words.

This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Communication. Please check back later for the full article.

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ABDELA, Lesley Julia (<i>born</i> 1945), journalist and broadcaster, since 1986; Chief Executive: Project Parity, since 1996; Project Parity Partnerships for Peace, since 2005; Senior Partner: Eyecatcher Associates, since 1986; Shevolution, since 1998; specialist in post-conflict reconstruction, since 1999

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History; Politics; State and Local Government; Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Radio; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 336 words.

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ABELL, Stephen Paul (<i>born</i> 1980), Managing Editor, The Sun, since 2013

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 89 words.

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Abstract Principle Versus Concrete Interest: A Study of Education and Political Opinion in Hong Kong

Joseph Man Chan, Kenneth K. L. Chau and Francis L. F. Lee.

in International Journal of Public Opinion Research

March 2002; p ublished online March 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Communication Studies; Marketing; Media and Communication; Political Behaviour; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

Education is one of the fundamental forces shaping people's political opinions. Past studies in the West have shown that education increases people's support for abstract democratic...

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Accountability, Representation and Satisfaction with Democracy

Ian McAllister.

in International Journal of Public Opinion Research

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Communication Studies; Marketing; Media and Communication; Political Behaviour; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

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ACCURACY AND ERROR IN ELECTORAL FORECASTS: THE CASE OF MEXICO

Ulises Beltrán and Marcos Valdivia.

in International Journal of Public Opinion Research

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Communication Studies; Marketing; Media and Communication; Political Behaviour; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

Forecast errors in preelectoral polls are common. Since the Nicaraguan Election in 1990, a common assumption is that where democratic practices are not equal to those of the developed...

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Accuracy of Pre-Election Polls for the 2006 Italian Parliamentary Election: Too Close to Call

Mario Callegaro and Giancarlo Gasperoni.

in International Journal of Public Opinion Research

January 2008; p ublished online April 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Communication Studies; Marketing; Media and Communication; Political Behaviour; Social Research and Statistics. 8614 words.

In this article, we analyze the accuracy of over 70 published and 19 unpublished pre-election polls reporting results pertaining to the April 2006 election for the Chamber of Deputies in...

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