TITLE

THE MIND OF THE JUDICIAL VOTER

AUTHOR(S)
Singer, Jordan M.
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Michigan State Law Review;2011, Vol. 2011 Issue 5, p1443
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on several models of voters' decision-making in judicial elections on sociological accountability including a partisan and judicial candidate's analysis models. These are evaluated by explicating in the elections of Iowa Supreme Court and the Wisconsin Supreme Court judges. It informs that despite the high-salience contests with partisan domains, issues related to procedural fairness, impartiality, and the court's role have influences on voter decision-making.
ACCESSION #
87515579

 

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