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Iyengar, Shanto

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Works: 59 works in 168 publications in 3 languages and 6,247 library holdings
Genres: Interviews 
Roles: Interviewee, Editor, Thesis advisor
Classifications: PN4888.T4, 302.2345
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News that matters : television and American opinion by Shanto Iyengar ( Book )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Almost twenty-five years ago, Shanto Iyengar and Donald R. Kinder first documented a series of sophisticated and innovative experiments that unobtrusively altered the order and emphasis of news stories in selected television broadcasts. Their resulting book, "News That Matters", now hailed as a classic by scholars of political science and public opinion alike, is here updated for the twenty-first century, with a new preface and epilogue by the authors. Backed by careful analysis of public opinion surveys, the authors show how, despite changing American politics, those issues that receive extended coverage in the national news become more important to viewers, while those that are ignored lose credibility. Moreover, those issues that are prominent in the news stream continue to loom more heavily as criteria for evaluating the president and for choosing between political candidates
Going negative : how attack ads shrink and polarize the electorate by Stephen Ansolabehere ( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drawing on both laboratory experiments and the real world of America's presidential, gubernatorial, and congressional races, the authors show that negative advertising drives down voter turnout - in some cases dramatically - and that political consultants intentionally use ads for this very purpose. In the 1992 presidential election, by the authors' calculation, over 6 million votes were lost to negative campaigns. Negative ads work better for Republicans than for Democrats, and better for men than for women; unfortunately, negative ads also work better in general than positive ones, so attacking has become nearly universal. Republican primary campaigns increasingly set the tone for our national general elections, and they do so with relentless attacks. Everyone, even a war hero like Colin Powell, is fair game, and few reputations can emerge unscathed. The result of such a bitter contest is that independent voters, who are disproportionately well educated and open minded, are repulsed by the entire system and have been converted to non-voting apathetics. We are losing some of our best citizens, and pandering to the extremists who remain
Is anyone responsible? : how television frames political issues by Shanto Iyengar ( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Do the media govern? : politicians, voters, and reporters in America ( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This comprehensive reader is the first book dealing with the media and American politics that brings together the perspectives of academics, reporters, commentators, campaign consultants, and policy advocates. The contributions blend together the best social science research on political communication with the expertise of some of this country's leading journalists and political consultants. Unlike most other treatments, this volume covers the full range of research issues, including the forces that influence the production of news stories, the relationship between reporters and elected officials, the use of the media in political campaigns, the effects of news presentations on public opinion, and the increasing importance of the mass media in the policy process. This thorough book provides coverage of everything from the Gulf War to journalistic code and will be valuable for courses in political communication, public opinion, and related undergraduate courses. --Publisher
The media game : American politics in the television age by Stephen Ansolabehere ( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[Authors] examine the massive changes to our political system brought about by the rise of television since the 1950s. The authors start by describing the workings of the media, and then they analyze the effects of television on both politicians and voters. They combine striking experimental and survey data with behind-the-scenes examples culled from national and state politics." --P. [4] of cover
Explorations in political psychology ( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Media politics : a citizen's guide by Shanto Iyengar ( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction: image is everything -- The press and the democratic process -- The media marketplace: where Americans get the news -- Reporters, official sources, and the decline of adversarial journalism -- New media, new forms of campaigning -- Campaigning through the media -- Going public: governing through the media -- News and public opinion -- Campaigns that matter -- The consequences of going public -- Evaluating media politics
Language of photography ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Photographs have the potential to present powerful truths, or to create convincing fictions. This program uses case studies involving Iwo Jima, Elian Gonzalez, and O.J. Simpson to show how images can be manipulated to influence the way viewers perceive events. The ethics of photography and the positive and negative impacts of digital technology, which is steadily eroding the border between artistic and documentary photography, are covered."--Container
Going negative : how political advertisements shrink and polarize the electorate by Stephen Ansolabehere ( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The authors use both laboratory experiments and case studies to show how negative advertising drives down voter turnout
Persuasion, propaganda, and photography ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program addresses the emotionally manipulative power of photography by illustrating how commercial advertising has created an obsession with youth and physical perfection and can exploit viewers' fascinations with celebrity, sexuality, and violence. The video also demonstrates how photogenic people who adroitly use the visual media have come to dominate the political scene. Commentary is provided by Steve Luker, formerly a creative director with Publicis & Hal Riney; Shanto Iyengar, director of the Political Communication Lab at Stanford University; museum educator Julia Brashares; and others
Photographic storytelling ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program examines how photographers work with images to communicate stories and ideas and how viewers interpret those images. Message manipulation deriving from point of view, context, editing, superimposing, cropping, recoloring, and captioning are discussed. In addition, selective perception-seeing pictures through the filters of values and prejudices-is studied. Commentary is provided by Doug Nickel, curator of photography at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Joel Slayton, of the CADRE Laboratory for New Media at San Jose State University; Shanto Iyengar, director of the Political Communication Lab at Stanford University; and others
Political communication in China : convergence or divergence between the media and political system? ( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It is widely recognised that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) uses the media to set the agenda for political discourse, propagate official policies, monitor public opinion, and rally regime support. State agencies in China control the full spectrum of media programming, either through ownership or the power to regulate. Political Communication in China examines the two factors which have contributed to the rapid development of media infrastructure in China: technology and commercialization. Economic development led to technological advancement, which in turn brought about the rapid modernization of all forms of communication, from 'old' media such as television to the Internet, cell phones, and satellite communications. This volume examines how these recent developments have affected the relationship between the CCP and the mass media as well as the implications of this evolving relationship for understanding Chinese citizens' media use, political attitudes, and behaviour. The chapters in this book represent a diverse range of research methods, from surveys, content analysis, and field interviews to the manipulation of aggregate statistical data. The result is a lively debate which creates many opportunities for future research into the fundamental question of convergence between political and media regimes. This book was originally published as a special issue of the journal Political Communication."--Publisher's website
Televisión y opinión pública : el poder de los medios de comunicación by Shanto Iyengar ( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La televisión y la opinión pública : la información es poder by Shanto Iyengar ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experimental demonstrations of the "not-so-minimal" political consequences of mass media by Shanto Iyengar ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zhi guan zhong yao de xin wen : dian shi yu Meiguo min yi by Shanto Iyengar ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Media politics by Shanto Iyengar ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Technology and politics incentives for youth participation by Shanto Iyengar ( )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Media politics by Shanto Iyengar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recent developments in the inverse Gaussian distribution by Shanto Iyengar ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Iyengar, S.
Shanto Iyengar
Languages
English (118)
Spanish (6)
Chinese (1)
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