Connecting News Media Use with Gaps in Knowledge and Participation

@article{Eveland2000ConnectingNM,
  title={Connecting News Media Use with Gaps in Knowledge and Participation},
  author={William P. Eveland and Dietram A. Scheufele},
  journal={Political Communication},
  year={2000},
  volume={17},
  pages={215 - 237}
}
This article examines the relative size of gaps in knowledge and participation between the more and less educated as they vary by the quantity and type of news media use. We predicted that the gap between high and low education groups would be smaller among heavy television news users than among light users, whereas the gap between high and low education groups would be larger among heavy newspaper users than among light users. We also predicted that the gap in general political participation… 
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