POL JUDGMENT & DECISION MAKING

POLSCI 706S

Course explores how people in democratic societies make politically-relevant judgments and how they choose among political alternatives. Topics include: heuristics and biases, impression formation and candidate assessment, forecasting and risk assessment, judgments of fact and misinformation, moral judgment, decision making under risk and uncertainty, compensatory and non-compensatory decision rules, and spatial, heuristic, and expressive voting models. Instructor: Johnston

Day / Time: 

W 01:25 PM-03:55 PM

Location: 

TBA

Instructor: 

Johnston, Christopher

Section: 

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