Public Opinion on War and Terror: Manipulated or Manipulating?

Cato Institute, White Paper

36 Pages Posted: 19 Aug 2021

Date Written: August 10, 2021

Abstract

Leaders, elites, and the media may put ideas on the shelf, but that doesn’t mean people will buy them. And when they do, it may often be best to conclude that the message has struck a responsive chord rather than that the public has been manipulated.

Keywords: War on Terror, Public Opinion

JEL Classification: J18, H00

Suggested Citation

Mueller, John and Institute, Cato, Public Opinion on War and Terror: Manipulated or Manipulating? (August 10, 2021). Cato Institute, White Paper , Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3906684

John Mueller

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