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Understanding the emotional act of voting

Bruter, Michael ORCID: 0000-0002-4805-357X and Harrison, Sarah (2017) Understanding the emotional act of voting. Nature Human Behaviour, 1 (0024). pp. 1-3. ISSN 2397-3374

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Identification Number: 10.1038/s41562-016-0024


To understand voting behaviour, we must consider voters' emotions and their interaction with electoral arrangements and the complex functions elections serve in democracies. We can then optimize voting via electoral ergonomics — the design of electoral arrangements that consider voters' bodies and minds.

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Additional Information: © 2017 Macmillan Publishers Limited, part of Springer Nature
Divisions: Government
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Date Deposited: 05 Apr 2017 12:24
Last Modified: 20 Oct 2021 02:30

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