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Washington
Election Results

101 Gowen Hall, Box 353530
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-3530
Ph: 206-543-2780

POL S 354: Elections and Voting in the U.S.

Tuesday & Thursday, 1:30 - 3:20 pm, Parrington 108

Professor: Matt A. Barreto
Email: mbarreto@washington.edu
Office: Gowen 139
Office Hours: Wed. 10:00 12:00 pm

Assignments

Short Paper #1

  • Due by class time, Thursday, April 20th
  • Pick one of the three questions: Download Assignment
  • Turn in online: Click Here to submit paper

    Research Project - Choose one of the datasets:

  • Verba, Schlozman & Brady, Citizen Participation Study [ Download SPSS data ]
  • Survey Instrument / Codebook [ Download PDF ]

  • Los Angeles Mayoral Election Exit Poll [ Download SPSS data ]
  • Survey Instrument / Codebook [ Download PDF ]

  • 2004 Presidential Election Exit Poll [ Download SPSS data ]
  • Survey Instrument / Codebook [ Download PDF ]

    Final Paper

  • Due Finals Week, Thursday, June 8th by 5:00pm
  • Worth 40 points of final grade
  • Topics: extension of research project - OR - pick any topic with approval
  • About 20 pages, must include tables, charts, etc. to make your point
  • Turn in online: Click Here to submit paper