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- J. Krosnick
- PsychologyAnnual review of psychology
This chapter reviews some of the many recent advances in the literature, including new findings challenge a long-standing prejudice against studies with low response rates and innovative techniques for pretesting questionnaires offer opportunities for improving measurement validity.
Response strategies for coping with the cognitive demands of attitude measures in surveys
- J. Krosnick
- 1 May 1991
This paper proposes that when optimally answering a survey question would require substantial cognitive effort, some repondents simply provide a satisfactory answer instead. This behaviour, called…
Attitude strength: One construct or many related constructs?
A variety of attributes differentiate attitudes that are stable and conseguential from those that are not, including extremity, certainty, importance, knowledge, intensity, interest, direct…
Attitude strength: An overview.
Attitude strength : antecedents and consequences
Contents: P.E. Converse, Foreword. Preface. J.A. Krosnick, R.E. Petty, Attitude Strength: An Overview. R.P. Abelson, Attitude Extremity. C.M. Judd, M. Brauer, Repetition and Evaluative Extremity. A.…
The Association of Knowledge with Concern About Global Warming: Trusted Information Sources Shape Public Thinking
- Ariel Malka, J. Krosnick, Gary Langer
- PsychologyRisk analysis : an official publication of the…
- 1 May 2009
The relation between self-reported knowledge and concern about GW is more complex than what previous research has suggested, and among people who trust scientists to provide reliable information about the environment and among Democrats and Independents, increased knowledge has been associated with increased concern, but amongPeople who are skeptical about scientists and among Republicans more knowledge was generally not associated with greater concern.
Telephone versus Face-to-Face Interviewing of National Probability Samples with Long Questionnaires: Comparisons of Respondent Satisficing and Social Desirability Response Bias
The last 50 years have seen a gradual replacement of face-to-face interviewing with telephone interviewing as the dominant mode of survey data collection in the United States. But some of the most…
AN EVALUATION OF A COGNITIVE THEORY OF RESPONSE-ORDER EFFECTS IN SURVEY MEASUREMENT
News Media Impact on the Ingredients of Presidential Evaluations: Politically Knowledgeable Citizens Are Guided by a Trusted Source
Scholars have uniformly presumed that news media attention to a policy issue increases its impact on presidential job performance evaluations because news coverage enhances the accessibility of…
The Origins and Consequences of democratic citizens' Policy Agendas: A Study of Popular Concern about Global Warming
This article proposes and tests a model of the causes and consequences of Americans’ judgments of the national seriousness of global warming. The model proposes that seriousness judgments about…