Voting models quiz
Created on September 12, 2023
Voting models QUIZ
What is the name of the study of elections and voting behaviour?
Unstructured, valorous, irrational-choice
Positive, negative, neutral
Structural, Valence, Rational-Choice
What are the different voting models discussed in the lectures?
Which of the following terms is best associated with why people vote according to social values, groupings and identities?
What are the basics of the structural model of voting?
People vote according to how their political system is structured
People all vote in different ways and cannot be predicted
People vote according to factors influenced by their upbringing and social environment
What are the basics of the rational-choice model of voting?
People do not vote in attempt to make a point to the establishment
People choose who to vote for based on their personal identification to a party
People are not aligned to political parties and weigh up the costs and benefits of voting that will benefit them the most
People vote tactically in attempt to stop a party they don't like winning
What are the basics of the valence model of voting?
People vote based on the competence of other parties on issues such as leadership and economic history
People vote based on factors such as class, age, and gender