Examines the relationship between news media use and voting behavior, and the role of the media as a major information source in election campaigns. Media used by newspaper users to reinforce political attitudes; How television news affects voter attitude; Question of whether a citizen's reliance on a particular news medium for election campaign information is related to whether they voted in that election.
Newspaper Research Journal
Simon, James L., "Media use and voter turnout in a presidential election" (1996). English Faculty Publications. 49.
Simon, James (1996). "Media use and voter turnout in a presidential election." Newspaper Research Journal, 17(1-2), 25-34.