The affect effect : dynamics of emotion in political thinking and behavior

  title={The affect effect : dynamics of emotion in political thinking and behavior},
  author={G. Marcus and W. R. Neuman and Michael B. Mackuen and Ann N. Crigler},
Passion and emotion run deep in politics, but researchers have only recently begun to study how they influence our political thinking. Contending that the long-standing neglect of such feelings has left unfortunate gaps in our understanding of political behavior, "The Affect Effect" fills the void by providing a comprehensive overview of current research on emotion in politics and where it is likely to lead. In sixteen seamlessly integrated essays, thirty top scholars approach this topic from a… Expand
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