Political Communication in Direct Democratic Campaigns : Enlightening or Manipulating? Hardback
Edited by Hanspeter Kriesi
Part of the Challenges to Democracy in the 21st Century series
Analyzes the communication processes in direct democratic campaigns and their effect on the opinion formation of the voters.
Based on a detailed analysis of the politicians' strategies, media coverage and the opinion formation of the public in three campaigns, this book argues that the campaigns are more enlightening than manipulating.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 265 pages, XVII, 265 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 02/12/2011
- Category: Elections & referenda
- ISBN: 9780230304895