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Attitudinal Ambivalence towards Turkey’s EU Membership
This article takes a comparative political behaviour approach to examine the multifaceted nature of Turkey's European Union (EU) membership bid from the perspective of the EU citizens. We propose a multidimensional explanation ...
Affective Contagion in Effortful Political Thinking
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2014-04)
We offer a theory of motivated political reasoning based on the claim that the feelings aroused in the initial stages of processing sociopolitical information inevitably color all phases of the evaluation process. When a ...
Strategic Voting and Coordination Problems in Proportional Systems: An Experimental Study
(SAGE Publications Inc., 2014-06)
We investigate strategic voting in proportional representation (PR) systems where parties are organized in pre-electoral coalitions and subject to a vote threshold. We show that such political systems are likely to generate ...
Exploring the invocation of emotion in presidential speeches
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2014-12)
Scholars have long explored why presidential rhetoric is important and how it matters for public leadership and policy-making. However, relatively few works have considered the role that emotion plays in leadership ...