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The Illusion of Public Opinion

Fact and Artifact in American Public Opinion Polls

by George F. Bishop

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public opinion & polls,
  • Sociology,
  • Public opinion,
  • Social Science,
  • United States,
  • Media Studies,
  • Political Process - General,
  • Political Science / Civics,
  • General,
  • Public opinion polls

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7924484M
    ISBN 100742516458
    ISBN 109780742516458

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Polls Can Create an Illusion of Public Opinion George Bishop is an independent survey research consultant, a retired professor of political science at the University of.

Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. IntroductionApproaches to the world outsideStereotypesInterestsThe making of a common willThe image of democracyNewspapersOrganized intelligencePages: In a rigorous critique of public opinion polling in the United States, George F.

Bishop makes the case that a lot of what passes as 'public opinion' in mass media today is an illusion, an artifact of measurement created by vague or misleading survey questions presented to respondents who typically construct their opinions on the spot.

Review: Public Opinion Walter Lippman, Via Audible. I became aware of this book while listening to Jill Lepores These Truths an excellent book.

This book, published in was mentioned as a keystone in the study of how Journalists and others form Public Opinion.4/5. Public Opinion Quarterly, Vol. 69, No. 4, Winterpp. BOOK REVIEWS George F. Bishop. The Illusion of Public Opinion: Fact and Artifact in American Public Opinion Polls.

Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers. $ (cloth). This is an eye-opening, thought-provoking book that is bound to stir hot debates among public opinion scholars.

-- Doris Graber, University of Illinois, Chicago In a world where the poll, no matter how superficial or ineptly done, can powerfully shape events, George Bishop's The. Most people that actually do realize the main stream media sources are lying to them, don't realize that their local news is brainwashing them as.

Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media is a book by Edward S. Herman and Noam Chomsky, in which the authors propose that the mass communication media of the U.S. "are effective and powerful ideological institutions that carry out a system-supportive propaganda function, by reliance on market forces, internalized assumptions, and self-censorship, and without overt Publisher: Pantheon Books.

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Bruce was kind enough to answer a few questions about his new book,The Self Illusion: How the Social Brain Creates Identity.Related names. Contributor: Bishop, George F. Subjects. Public opinion — United States.

Public opinion polls. Summary. In a rigorous critique of public opinion polling in the U.S., George F.

Bishop makes the case that a lot of what passes as public opinion in mass media today is an illusion, an artifact of measurement created by vague or misleading survey questions presented to respondents.