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AP US Government: Public opinion and socialization
Public opinion
Political socialization
Political culture
Agents of socialization
The politically relevant opinions held by ordinary citizens t…
The learning process by which people acquire their political…
The characteristic and deep-seated beliefs of a particular pe…
Those agents, such as the family and the media, that have a s…
Public opinion
The politically relevant opinions held by ordinary citizens t…
Political socialization
The learning process by which people acquire their political…
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AP US Government Chapter 10: Public Opinion and Political Socialization
public opinion
public opinion polls
George Gallop
pluralist
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
Iowan who is considered the founder of modern day polling
this group believes that the government must allow and should…
public opinion
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
public opinion polls
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
22 terms
Government: Political Socialization & Public opinion
Conservative
Demographic
Exit poll
Gender Gap
wants to preserve traditional morality and social mores, ofte…
relating to the structure of populations.... People in the distr…
Polls given as one exits the voting area.
defined as the difference between men and women in political…
Conservative
wants to preserve traditional morality and social mores, ofte…
Demographic
relating to the structure of populations.... People in the distr…
Government: Public Opinion & Political Socialization
public opinion
public opinion polls
straw poll
sample
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
unscientific survey used to gauge public opinion on a variety…
a subset of the whole population selected to be questioned fo…
public opinion
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
public opinion polls
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
12 terms
Government - Public Opinion and Political Socialization
Public Opinion
Political Socialization
Media
Life Cycle Effect
Individual attitudes or beliefs shared by some portion of the…
Process by which people acquire political beliefs... From others…
Agenda setting to make you think a certain way
Not same voter when older
Public Opinion
Individual attitudes or beliefs shared by some portion of the…
Political Socialization
Process by which people acquire political beliefs... From others…
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AP U.S. Government: Public Opinion and Socialization
agenda setting
consensus
divisive opinion
gender gap
Determining which public policy questions will be debated or…
General agreement among the citizenry on an issue.
Public opinion that is polarized between two quite different…
The difference between the percentage of women who vote for a…
agenda setting
Determining which public policy questions will be debated or…
consensus
General agreement among the citizenry on an issue.
30 terms
Ch 6 American Government & Politics - Public Opinion and Political Socialization
Public Opinion
Consensus
Divisive Opinion
Nonopinion
the aggregate of individual attitudes or beliefs shared by so…
General agreement among citizens on an issue. Example: Flag b…
public opinion that is polarized between two quite different…
the lack of an opinion on an issue or policy among the majority
Public Opinion
the aggregate of individual attitudes or beliefs shared by so…
Consensus
General agreement among citizens on an issue. Example: Flag b…
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AP US Government - Chapter 5 - Public Opinion
John Q. Public
Middle America
Silent majority
Social status
Colloquial term for average citizens and what they want or be…
A phrase coined by Joseph Kraft in 1968 newspaper column to r…
A phrase used to describe people, whatever their economic sta…
A measure of one's social standing obtained by combining fact…
John Q. Public
Colloquial term for average citizens and what they want or be…
Middle America
A phrase coined by Joseph Kraft in 1968 newspaper column to r…
Public Opinion and Socialization AP Government Vocabulary
close-ended question
exit poll
open-ended question
focus group
items on a questionnaire that provide respondents with a fixe…
features interviews with voters on election day in a represen…
items on a questionnaire that allow respondents to reply to a…
group of people are asked about their perceptions, opinions,…
close-ended question
items on a questionnaire that provide respondents with a fixe…
exit poll
features interviews with voters on election day in a represen…
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AP US Government - Chapter 5 - Public Opinion
John Q. Public
Middle America
Silent majority
Social status
Colloquial term for average citizens and what they want or be…
A phrase coined by Joseph Kraft in 1968 newspaper column to r…
A phrase used to describe people, whatever their economic sta…
A measure of one's social standing obtained by combining fact…
John Q. Public
Colloquial term for average citizens and what they want or be…
Middle America
A phrase coined by Joseph Kraft in 1968 newspaper column to r…
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AP US Government: Public Opinion and Polling
public opinion
public opinion polls
george gallup
Walter Lippmann's Public Opinion
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
interviews/surveys with samples of citizens that are used to…
founder of public opinion polls; wanted to speed up democracy
1922 critical essay that revealed the research on PO was far…
public opinion
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
public opinion polls
interviews/surveys with samples of citizens that are used to…
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Government Vocab: Political Socialization and Public Opinion
"Universe"
Conservative
Demographic
Exit Poll
Refers to those people that are selected for public opinion p…
A person who believes government power, particularly in the e…
Characteristics such as age, sex, income, location, education…
Public opinion surveys used by major media pollsters to predi…
"Universe"
Refers to those people that are selected for public opinion p…
Conservative
A person who believes government power, particularly in the e…
15 terms
Government Chapter 6: Political Socialization and Public Opinion
Political Socialization
Agents of Socialization
Gender Gap
Generational Effect
The process by which we develop our political values and opin…
The individuals, organizations, and institutions that facilit…
The measurable difference in the way women and men vote for c…
The influence of an important external event in shaping the v…
Political Socialization
The process by which we develop our political values and opin…
Agents of Socialization
The individuals, organizations, and institutions that facilit…
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AP Government: Political Socialization and Public Opinion Vocabulary
exit polls
margin of error
political ideology
political socialization
polls conducted at selected polling places on Election Day
a measure of the accuracy of a public opinion poll
the coherent set of values and beliefs about the purpose and…
the process through which individuals acquire their political…
exit polls
polls conducted at selected polling places on Election Day
margin of error
a measure of the accuracy of a public opinion poll
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Government Exam 3 Public Opinion and Political socialization
Public Opinion
Political Socialization
The role of the media with public opin…
Life cycle effect
The aggregate of individual attitudes or beliefs shared by so…
the process by which people acquire political beliefs and att…
strongly affects public opinion. The media informs the public…
People change as they grow older because of age-specific expe…
Public Opinion
The aggregate of individual attitudes or beliefs shared by so…
Political Socialization
the process by which people acquire political beliefs and att…
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(US Government, Mr. Pugh) Public Opinion and Media
public opinion
demographics
census
political socialization
opinion of majority of country
ethnicity proportions
population count that occurs every ten years to determine the…
how one learns his or her political views (background, locati…
public opinion
opinion of majority of country
demographics
ethnicity proportions
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Political Socialization and Public Opinion: AP Government and Politics
conservative
demographic
exit poll
gender gap
a person whose political views favor more local, limited gove…
the statistical study of human populations with respect to th…
a poll taken of a small percentage of voters as they leave th…
a term that refers to the regular pattern by which women are…
conservative
a person whose political views favor more local, limited gove…
demographic
the statistical study of human populations with respect to th…
21 terms
AP US Government: Chapter 6 Public Opinion
Census
Civil Disobediance
Demography
Exit Poll
An "actual enumeration" of the population, which the Constitu…
A form of political participation based on a conscious decisi…
The science of population changes.
Public opinion surveys used by major media pollsters to predi…
Census
An "actual enumeration" of the population, which the Constitu…
Civil Disobediance
A form of political participation based on a conscious decisi…
19 terms
AP US Government: Chapter 6 Public Opinion
Census
Civil Disobediance
Demography
Exit Poll
An "actual enumeration" of the population, which the Constitu…
A form of political participation based on a conscious decisi…
The science of population changes.
Public opinion surveys used by major media pollsters to predi…
Census
An "actual enumeration" of the population, which the Constitu…
Civil Disobediance
A form of political participation based on a conscious decisi…
22 terms
AP Government: Political Socialization and Public Opinion
Conservative
Demographic
Exit Poll
Gender Gap
Someone who believes the government power concerning the econ…
Statistics used to examine the nature of a specific populatio…
A poll taken when voters are exiting the voting location to a…
A term that is referred to the pattern of which women are mor…
Conservative
Someone who believes the government power concerning the econ…
Demographic
Statistics used to examine the nature of a specific populatio…
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AP Government: Public Opinion and Political Socialization
Public Opinion
Public Opinion Polls
Straw Poll
Sample
What the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
Interviews with samples of citizens that are used to estimate…
Unscientific survey used to gauge public opinion on a variety…
A subset of the whole population selected to be questioned fo…
Public Opinion
What the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
Public Opinion Polls
Interviews with samples of citizens that are used to estimate…
13 terms
AP Government- Public Opinion and Political Socialization
Public Opinion Polls
Gallup Polls
Straw Polls
Sample
Interviews with a sample of citizens that are used to estimat…
An assessment of public opinion by the questioning of a stati…
Unscientific survey used to gauge public opinion on a variety…
Subset of the whole population selected to be questioned for…
Public Opinion Polls
Interviews with a sample of citizens that are used to estimat…
Gallup Polls
An assessment of public opinion by the questioning of a stati…
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US Government: Ch. 6 - Public Opinion
What is public opinion, and why is it…
What is public opinion, and why is it…
What is public opinion, and why is it…
What is public opinion, and why is it…
Public opinion consists of those opinions held by private per…
In a democracy, public opinion gives elected officials a sens…
The Framers felt the opinions of common people were best expr…
Individuals develop their political opinions through a proces…
What is public opinion, and why is it…
Public opinion consists of those opinions held by private per…
What is public opinion, and why is it…
In a democracy, public opinion gives elected officials a sens…
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HCHS AP US Government- Unit 3 (Public Opinion, Ideology and Voting)
public opinion
polling
benchmark poll
tracking poll
A body of attitudes, beliefs, and views pertaining to specifi…
Systematically surveying the views on individuals within a se…
initial poll on a candidate and issue on which campaign strat…
Continuous surveys that enable a campaign or news organizatio…
public opinion
A body of attitudes, beliefs, and views pertaining to specifi…
polling
Systematically surveying the views on individuals within a se…
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American Government and Politics Today Chapter 6 - Public Opinion and Political Socialization
public opinion
political socialization
gender gap
picked at random
the aggregate of individual beliefs shared by some portion of…
family, school, peer groups, opinion leaders, the media, and…
the tendency for women to be more likely to vote for a partic…
For a public opinion poll to be accurate those polled must be…
public opinion
the aggregate of individual beliefs shared by some portion of…
political socialization
family, school, peer groups, opinion leaders, the media, and…
12 terms
Governance Chapter 10: Public Opinion and Socialization
public opinion
public opinion polls
straw poll
sample
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
unscientific survey used to gauge public opinion on a variety…
a subset of the whole population selected to be questioned fo…
public opinion
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
public opinion polls
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
22 terms
Public opinion and public socialization
Agenda setting
Bias
Consensus
Divise opinion
Determining which public policy questions will be debated or…
And inclination or a preference that interferes with impartia…
General agreement among the citizenry on an issue
Public opinion that is polarized between two quite different…
Agenda setting
Determining which public policy questions will be debated or…
Bias
And inclination or a preference that interferes with impartia…
Public Opinion and Political Socialization
public opinion
demography
census
melting pot
the distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
the science of population changes
an "actual enumeration" of the population, which the Constitu…
a term used to characterize the United States, with its histo…
public opinion
the distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
demography
the science of population changes
Public Opinion And Government
Public Opinion
Mass Media
Mass Media Examples:
Interest Groups
The ideas and views of the people on issues and people
Media that can reach a large number of people
Social Media, TV, Newspaper
A group of people who share similar interests about an issue…
Public Opinion
The ideas and views of the people on issues and people
Mass Media
Media that can reach a large number of people
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Public Opinion + Political Socialization
exit polls
margin of error
political socialization
population
polls conducted as voters leave polls on election day
measure of accuracy of a public opinion poll
process when individuals acquire their political beliefs and…
entire group of people whose attitudes a researcher wishes to…
exit polls
polls conducted as voters leave polls on election day
margin of error
measure of accuracy of a public opinion poll
13 terms
public opinion and public socialization
Gender Gap
Public Opinion
Values (Beliefs)
Attitude (Opinion)
A distinctive pattern of voting behavior reflecting the diffe…
Citizens' attitudes about political issues, leaders, institut…
Basic principles that shape a person's opinions about politic…
A specific preference on a particular issue.
Gender Gap
A distinctive pattern of voting behavior reflecting the diffe…
Public Opinion
Citizens' attitudes about political issues, leaders, institut…
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AP Government - Public Opinion
public opinion
poll
random sample
sampling error
How people think or feel about particular things
survey of public opinion
method of selecting from a population in which each person ha…
difference between the results of random samples taken at the…
public opinion
How people think or feel about particular things
poll
survey of public opinion
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Government in America Chapter 6: Political Socialization & Public Opinion
Melting pot
minority majority
Political protest
Civil disobedience
The term often used to characterize the United States, with i…
The situation, likely beginning in the mid-twenty-first centu…
A form of political participation designed to achieve policy…
A form of political participation based on a conscious decisi…
Melting pot
The term often used to characterize the United States, with i…
minority majority
The situation, likely beginning in the mid-twenty-first centu…
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American Government and Politics Today Chapter 6 - Public Opinion and Political Socialization
public opinion
political socialization
gender gap
picked at random
the aggregate of individual beliefs shared by some portion of…
family, school, peer groups, opinion leaders, the media, and…
the tendency for women to be more likely to vote for a partic…
For a public opinion poll to be accurate those polled must be…
public opinion
the aggregate of individual beliefs shared by some portion of…
political socialization
family, school, peer groups, opinion leaders, the media, and…
14 terms
Political socialization and Public opinion
Political socialization
Agents of socialization
Generational effect
Public opinion
The process by which we develop our political values and opin…
The individuals organizations and institutions that facilitat…
The influence of an important external event in shaping the v…
The public's expressed views about an issue at a specific poi…
Political socialization
The process by which we develop our political values and opin…
Agents of socialization
The individuals organizations and institutions that facilitat…
20 terms
AP Government: Public Opinion
public opinion
demography
census
melting pot
The distritbution of the population's beliefs about politics…
The science of population changes.
A valuable tool for understanding demographic changes. The Co…
The mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed t…
public opinion
The distritbution of the population's beliefs about politics…
demography
The science of population changes.
15 terms
Political Socialization and Public Opinion
Agents of Socialization
Exit Polls
Gender Gap
Generational Effect
The individuals, organizations, and institutions that facilit…
Polls conducted at polling places on Election Day to project…
The measurable difference in the way women and men vote for c…
The impact of an important external event in shaping the view…
Agents of Socialization
The individuals, organizations, and institutions that facilit…
Exit Polls
Polls conducted at polling places on Election Day to project…
11 terms
AP US Government Roots and Reform Chapter 11 Public Opinion
public opinion
public opinion polls
straw polls
sample
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
unscientific survey used to gauge public opinion on a variety…
A relatively small proportion of people who are chosen in a s…
public opinion
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
public opinion polls
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
16 terms
Public Opinion and Government: Chapter 12
public opinion
mass media
interest groups
public opinion poll
the ideas and views of the people.
media that reach large numbers of people.
a group of people who share the same opinion about an issue a…
a survey in which individuals are asked to answer questions a…
public opinion
the ideas and views of the people.
mass media
media that reach large numbers of people.
11 terms
AP Government Chapter 10: Public Opinion and Political Socialization
public opinion
public opinion polls
straw poll
sample
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
unscientific survey used to gauge public opinion on a variety…
a subset of the whole population selected to be questioned fo…
public opinion
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
public opinion polls
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
62 terms
American Government Chapt 6-Political Socialization and Public Opinion
The process by which individuals acqui…
Studies indicate that children whose p…
Which of the following political socia…
Which factors have social scientists a…
D. political socialization.
B. more likely
E. school
A. family and school
The process by which individuals acqui…
D. political socialization.
Studies indicate that children whose p…
B. more likely
19 terms
AP Government Ch. 6 Public Opinion & Political Socialization
agenda setting
consensus
divisive opinion
gender gap
Determining which public-policy questions will be debated or…
General agreement among the citizenry on an issue.
Public opinion that is polarized between two quite different…
A term most often used to describe the difference between the…
agenda setting
Determining which public-policy questions will be debated or…
consensus
General agreement among the citizenry on an issue.
11 terms
Public Opinion & Political Socialization Ch. 11 AP Government & Politics
Exit polls
Margin of error
Political socialization
Public opinion
Polls conducted as voters leave selected polling place on Ele…
A measure of the accuracy of a public opinion poll.
The process through which individuals acquire their political…
What the public thinks about a particular issue or a set of i…
Exit polls
Polls conducted as voters leave selected polling place on Ele…
Margin of error
A measure of the accuracy of a public opinion poll.
21 terms
Public Opinion And Government
Public opinion
gender
mass media
interest groups
the ideas and attitudes that people hold about an issue or a…
being male or female
all the various methods of communication that reach large num…
a group of people who share a point of view about an issue an…
Public opinion
the ideas and attitudes that people hold about an issue or a…
gender
being male or female
15 terms
Government Exam 4 - Public Opinion & Political Socialization (part 1)
Political Socialization
Social State
Plato's Republic
Agents of Political Socialization
the induction of individuals into the political culture: lear…
whole moral, intellectual character of the people - US → love…
as noted in the previous lecture, the kind of people you want…
molds political opinion... - Family... - Social groups... - Media - po…
Political Socialization
the induction of individuals into the political culture: lear…
Social State
whole moral, intellectual character of the people - US → love…
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AP Government - Chapter 5 - Public Opinion and Political Socialization
changes, boundaries, expertise, respond
Public Opinion
sample, public opinion
public opinion, reps, full
The characteristics of public opinion state that public attit…
Collection of attitudes of the citizens on a question or issue
Opinion polling features a _____ of citizens to estimate the…
Founders wanted ____ _____ of taxes and gov. spending with di…
changes, boundaries, expertise, respond
The characteristics of public opinion state that public attit…
Public Opinion
Collection of attitudes of the citizens on a question or issue
18 terms
Public Opinion and Socialization
Public Opinion
Public Opinion Poll
Sampling Error
Political Socialization
How people think or feel about particular things
devices that attempt to collect information by asking people…
The level of confidence in the findings of a public opinion p…
Complex process by which people get their sense of political…
Public Opinion
How people think or feel about particular things
Public Opinion Poll
devices that attempt to collect information by asking people…
18 terms
AP Government Vocabulary Chapter 6: Public Opinion and Political Socialization
Public Opinion
Consensus
Divisive Opinion
Nonopinion
The aggregate of individual attitudes or beliefs shared by so…
General agreement among the citizenry on an issue
Public opinion that is polarized between two quiet different…
The lack of an opinion on an issue or policy among the majority
Public Opinion
The aggregate of individual attitudes or beliefs shared by so…
Consensus
General agreement among the citizenry on an issue
34 terms
Public Opinion and Socialization - Unit 3
Closed-Ended Question
Exit Poll
Open-Ended Question
Focus Group
Questions that can usually be answered by one word, such as "…
A poll of voters exiting the polls (voting locations) to atte…
A question that requires more than a yes or no response.... Que…
A small group of individuals who are led in discussion by a p…
Closed-Ended Question
Questions that can usually be answered by one word, such as "…
Exit Poll
A poll of voters exiting the polls (voting locations) to atte…
18 terms
AP Government Ch. 6 Public Opinion & Political Socialization
agenda setting
consensus
divisive opinion
gender gap
Determining which public-policy questions will be debated or…
General agreement among the citizenry on an issue.
Public opinion that is polarized between two quite different…
A term most often used to describe the difference between the…
agenda setting
Determining which public-policy questions will be debated or…
consensus
General agreement among the citizenry on an issue.
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