What Effect Does Getting One's Information on an Election from Social Media Have on One's Political Knowledge?
Prof. Marty Jordan, Political Science
With social media's increasing popularity in the everyday lives of Americans, and the popularity of elections in American society, it is often wondered if there is a connection between social media usage and political knowledge. Relying on a national public opinion survey, this research will examine the degree that getting one's electoral information from social media affects their level of political knowledge.
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