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Voting and political information gathering on paper and online

Scott P. Robertson, Palakorn Achananuparp, James L. Goldman, Sang Joon Park, Nan Zhou, Matthew J. Clare
2005 CHI '05 extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems - CHI '05  
Political information was browsed either online or on paper, and participants marked electronic ballots either while they browsed or later, in a separate step.  ...  At the same time, more voters and potential voters are using online news and political information sources to help them make voting choices.  ...  In the Paper Presentation conditions, the same materials were printed on paper and organized into notebooks.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1056808.1057014 dblp:conf/chi/RobertsonAGPZC05 fatcat:vtyv6wu4sfdhfoebg5fx56aqia

Representation in U.S. Legislatures: The Acquisition and Analysis of U.S. State Legislative Roll-Call Data

Jennifer Hayes Clark, Tracy Osborn, Jonathan Winburn, Gerald C. Wright
2009 State Politics & Policy Quarterly  
In this article, we describe the data available through this project as well as our data acquisition procedures, including Stata and Perl programming and OCR of paper documents, with suggestions about  ...  forms of state legislative behavior, including roll-call voting.  ...  Gathering Data from the Internet Using Perl (LWP) Availability of roll calls online alleviates concerns about data accessibility and the problems that come with using OCR on electronic images of paper  ... 
doi:10.1177/153244000900900305 fatcat:pes2p6bv3ffi3k3sf3y54e2fhu

Internet Effects in Times of Political Crisis

Leonardo Baccini, Laura Sudulich, Matthew Wall
2016 Public Opinion Quarterly  
Our paper contributes to the literature on public opinion, the EU, and political attitudes in times of crisis.  ...  This paper evaluates the influence of online news consumption on attitudes toward the European Union in a context of protracted economic crisis.  ...  toward the EU and do not gather news online.  ... 
doi:10.1093/poq/nfv055 pmid:27274571 pmcid:PMC4888570 fatcat:itow4y5tefb5ligr7zfh6ba7n4

An Efficient and Effective Smart Voting System

Vishal Goswami
2020 International Journal for Research in Applied Science and Engineering Technology  
The political race can be directed in two different ways the paper voting form political decision and the robotized voting form races.  ...  The Project is created for the risk free and client arranged Online Voting System.  ...  It gives the apparatuses to keeping up voter's vote to each gathering and it tally all out no. of votes of each gathering.  ... 
doi:10.22214/ijraset.2020.6313 fatcat:zqwgtutkkngqxg6nmkbckknxa4

Online Voting — Not Only a Technical Challenge [chapter]

Pia Karger
2003 IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology  
Further on the German discussion on online voting is reflected, and it is emphasised that online voting is not at all only a technical challenge.  ...  Then it discusses an approach to achieve online voting step by step, and evaluates experiences gathered in pilot projects being conducted so far.  ...  This paper focuses on the challenge of online voting only.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-35617-4_1 fatcat:piqpjykk7rcdzft2zelvaxdcaq

Online Structure for Political Action: Exploring Presidential Campaign Web Sites from the 2000 American Election

Steven M. Schneider, Kirsten A. Foot
2002 Javnost - The Public  
Information Gathering & Persuasion All candidate sites provided online structure for information gathering and persuasion, perhaps the most foundational forms of political (inter)action between campaigns  ...  We have demonstrated that presidential campaign sites in the 2000 U.S. elections provided online structure for a variety of both online and offline political actions, including information gathering and  ... 
doi:10.1080/13183222.2002.11008799 fatcat:qkj2kqldhnazlgn4n6emtrvvpu

Digital deliberation

Scott P. Robertson
2006 Proceedings of the 2006 national conference on Digital government research - dg.o '06  
This paper summarizes a new NSF-funded research project to study and develop an online portal that supports voter deliberation and decision making.  ...  A Voter Portal would filter and sort political information from the Internet and allow users to browse, compare, annotate, and share opinions about items.  ...  Thanks to Palakorn Achananuparp, Jim Goldman, Sang Joon Park, and Nan Zhou for their work on this project to date.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1146598.1146656 dblp:conf/dgo/Robertson06 fatcat:vzf6zjrdjnetnkywhggzebteni

Media and Information Literacy of Students – Skills and Challenges in the Context of Political Preferences

Paulina Barczyszyn-Madziarz, Mateusz Zieliński
2021 Political Preferences  
The main purpose of this article is to present the link between the level of media and information literacy (MIL) and political preferences of Polish students based on empirical research.  ...  MIL is a key issue for today's societies as it equips citizens with the skills needed to use various media and information channels and exercise their basic human rights.  ...  In this paper we propose the approach, that examines the relation between the problem of fake news and political preferences through theoretical framework and empirical study of Media and Information Literacy  ... 
doi:10.31261/polpre.2021.28.69-85 fatcat:a3u7uzarybeh5o6faeibrggrlu

The democratic divide

Stephanie Birdsall
2005 First Monday  
political process) by moving voting online?  ...  Looking at the two phenomena spatially rather than just demographically can provoke and inform discussions of the social and political consequences of moving voting online.  ... 
doi:10.5210/fm.v10i4.1216 fatcat:cl7vclab2bcmvhef77a3z7k634

Voter-centered design

Scott P. Robertson
2005 ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction  
Relevant social science literature on political decision making and voting is used to develop requirements.  ...  Instead, a user-centered perspective should be adopted for the design of a system that supports information gathering, organizing and sharing, deliberation, decision making, and voting.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The author would like to thank his e-voting research group: Palakorn Achananuparp, James Goldman, Sang Joon Park, Nan Zhou, and Matthew Clare for their help, and the members of the Human-Computer  ... 
doi:10.1145/1067860.1067866 fatcat:7n4et27htnc4thy53ahw5r4q4e

A sentiment analysis of Singapore Presidential Election 2011 using Twitter data with census correction [article]

Murphy Choy, Michelle L.F. Cheong, Ma Nang Laik, Koo Ping Shung
2011 arXiv   pre-print
In this paper, we will discuss about the application of using reweighting techniques in conjunction with online sentiment divisions to predict the vote percentage that individual candidate will receive  ...  Sentiment analysis is a new area in text analytics where it focuses on the analysis and understanding of the emotions from the text patterns.  ...  Political associations as well as various interest groups have successfully used it to voice their opinions, political positions as well as gathering supports from the online audiences.  ... 
arXiv:1108.5520v1 fatcat:i4mw5qsqyndenkrrw7xjwc535e

Impact of Facebook Likes and Shares on Campaign Posts in Predicting the 2016 Philippine Presidential Election Results

Cherryl Lauron
2019 Abstract proceedings international scholars conference  
Only the number of likes and shares of the posts based on the total count on the original post on the candidates' official Facebook page were analyzed.  ...  The study delved on interpreting how Facebook as a communication channel influenced the election result based on the engagement in likes and shares on the Facebook campaign posts.  ...  The political parties strengthened linkages with the Filipino netizens and voters through information provision, transparency, interactivity and networking via online websites.  ... 
doi:10.35974/isc.v7i1.1919 fatcat:qycsk7zbgvhczkkfapl66h7jl4

Do Voting Advice Applications Have an Effect on Electoral Participation and Voter Turnout? Evidence from the 2007 Swiss Federal Elections [chapter]

Andreas Ladner, Joëlle Pianzola
2010 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
VAAs are online voting assistance tools which match own political preferences with those of candidates and parties in elections.  ...  Studies indicate that lack of information and cost-benefit considerations cause voters to abstain from voting.  ...  VAAs' principal asset is bundling and offering information on politics and policies which are otherwise hard to gather.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-15158-3_18 fatcat:gfqjxuaearekpnzxjcqljsedoq

Secured and transparent voting system using biometrics

Ch. Jaya Lakshmi, S. Kalpana
2018 2018 2nd International Conference on Inventive Systems and Control (ICISC)  
In recent years, information technology has greatly affected all aspects of life, and to a largeextent, this includes politics.  ...  It is meant to phase out outdated paper ballot, punched cards andother mechanical voting systems with paperless electronic or online voting systems.  ...  Smith and[6] indicate that electronic voting is the nextlogical step in applying online information-gathering andretrieval technologies to e-government II.  ... 
doi:10.1109/icisc.2018.8399092 fatcat:iadojly63bd2deb7zjmuv5tbla

AN ETHEREUM TECHNIQUE FOR E-VOTING SYSTEM

Dr. S. P. Priyadharshini MCA., M.Phil., Ph.D, A. Rajeswari B.Sc(CS)., B.Ed
2022 Zenodo  
In this paper, propose Ethereum Technique an E-voting system that uses the blockchain technology.  ...  The e-voting system intends to dispense with the bottlenecks obvious in the manual voting system, for example, the extended enlistment process, superfluous transportation, and political decision viciousness  ...  The product is created on online Java EE with the incorporation of MySQL information base server and Glassfish as its application server.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6573732 fatcat:ounqvcp3kfhjxcfyywblw6jycm
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