advertisement
Political Science News
March 21, 2019

Latest Headlines
updated 6:28pm EDT

More Political Science News
March 21, 2019

How the Global Gag Rule Stifles Free Speech

Mar. 7, 2019 — A new journal article by researchers in the Global Health Justice and Governance program at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health argues that the Expanded Global Gag Rule is having ... read more

Democracy Fosters Economic Growth, Study Finds

Mar. 7, 2019 — A new study shows that when it comes to growth, democracy significantly increases development. Indeed, countries switching to democratic rule experience a 20 percent increase in GDP over a 25-year ... read more

Study Calls on Feds to Invest in Local Volunteer Disaster Response, Recovery Groups

Feb. 13, 2019 — Data from 2017 Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and California natural disasters highlights key collaboration gaps and better ways to save money, time and lives in future disasters. After 2017's ... read more

Demand for Long-Acting Contraception Rose Sharply After 2016 Election

Feb. 4, 2019 — A new study finds that rates of long-acting, reversible contraception went up by 21.6 percent in the 30 days after the presidential election compared to rates at the same time of year in ... read more

First Study to Find Digital Ads Work -- On Millennials

Jan. 30, 2019 — While millions of dollars are spent every day on digital advertising, no research has found these ads actually work -- until ... read more

Research Reveals Strategies for Combating Science Misinformation

Jan. 14, 2019 — Nowhere has the impact of scientific misinformation been more profound than on the issue of climate change in the US, where a well-funded network has coalesced around the goal of undercutting the ... read more

Gamblers Predicted Brexit Before Financial Traders, Study Finds

Jan. 11, 2019 — Research shows how financial markets should have predicted Brexit hours before they eventually did, and that betting markets beat currency markets to the result by an hour -- producing a 'close ... read more

Fake News Shared by Very Few, but Those Over 65 More Likely to Pass on Such Stories

Jan. 9, 2019 — A small percentage of Americans, less than 9 percent, shared links to so-called 'fake news' sites on Facebook during the 2016 presidential election campaign, but this behavior was ... read more

Fear and Anger Had Different Effects on Conservatives and Liberals, Study Suggests

Jan. 9, 2019 — The emotional underpinnings of political ideology motivated how the electorate sought and processed information about the 2016 presidential election and the major issue of climate change, according ... read more

Americans Are Happier in States That Spend More on Libraries, Parks and Highways

Jan. 7, 2019 — Americans are happier in states where governments spend more on public goods, among them libraries, parks, highways, natural resources and police protection, a new study has ... read more

Drug Use, Religion Explain 'Reverse Gender Gap' on Marijuana

Nov. 26, 2018 — Women tend to be more conservative than men on political questions related to marijuana. A recent study finds that this gender gap appears to be driven by religion and the fact that men are more ... read more

Nov. 13, 2018 — A new study explains how partisan groupings evolve to become extreme, ultimately resulting in the formation of 'echo chambers' in which political beliefs go unchallenged and increase in ... read more

Teachers and Trump: Response to 2016 Election

Nov. 5, 2018 — Teachers felt immense pressure from school leaders and families to respond in a certain way -- or not at all -- in their classrooms following the 2016 presidential election, according to new ... read more

Voters' Preexisting Opinions Shift to Align With Political Party Positions

Nov. 2, 2018 — The views expressed by political party leaders can change how individual voters feel about an issue, according to findings from a longitudinal study of voters in New ... read more

Why Polarized Politicians Can Represent Citizens Best

Oct. 31, 2018 — Do ideologically extreme politicians deemed 'polarized' misrepresent a more moderate populace? According to a new article, that's not the case. In fact, researchers argue, enacting ... read more

Targeted Facebook Ads Shown to Be Highly Effective in the 2016 US Presidential Election

Oct. 25, 2018 — Intensive, micro-targeted Facebook adverts increased Republican turnout by up to 10 per cent among key voter groups, according to a new study. The study raises important questions about whether more ... read more

Political Competition Is Hurting Our Charitable Giving, Study Finds

Oct. 24, 2018 — As the U.S. midterm election heats up and the fallout of the Supreme Court nomination rings across the political divide, a new study presents a unique angle of American politics: how party ... read more

For Some Young Adults, the 2016 US Election Was a 'Traumatic Experience'

Oct. 22, 2018 — A new study shows that for 25 percent of young adults given a psychological assessment, the 2016 US presidential election race between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton caused symptoms often seen in ... read more

Neo-Colonial Attitudes to Security in War-Torn Nations out-of-Date and Unhelpful

Oct. 18, 2018 — Developed countries imposing their own Security Sector Reform (SSR) processes onto nations recovering from war often rely on entrenched colonial attitudes with no guarantee of success. Researchers ... read more

New Model of Polarization Sheds Light on Today's Politics

Oct. 3, 2018 — Americans are no longer voting for just the candidates who suit them best -- they're also voting strategically to empower their preferred political party in the legislature, and it's ... read more

Thursday, March 7, 2019
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Monday, February 4, 2019
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Monday, January 14, 2019
Friday, January 11, 2019
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Monday, January 7, 2019
Monday, November 26, 2018
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Monday, November 5, 2018
Friday, November 2, 2018
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Monday, October 22, 2018
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Friday, August 10, 2018
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Friday, August 3, 2018
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Friday, June 15, 2018
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Monday, June 4, 2018
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Monday, April 16, 2018
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Monday, March 19, 2018
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Monday, February 26, 2018
Friday, February 23, 2018
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Monday, January 22, 2018
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Monday, December 11, 2017
Thursday, December 7, 2017
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Monday, November 27, 2017
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Monday, November 13, 2017
Monday, November 6, 2017
Friday, November 3, 2017
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Monday, October 16, 2017
Thursday, October 5, 2017
Monday, October 2, 2017
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Monday, September 25, 2017
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Monday, September 18, 2017
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Monday, August 7, 2017
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Monday, July 31, 2017
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Friday, June 30, 2017
Friday, June 23, 2017

http://www.vxiaotou.com