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Both are means of expressing the popular will. In elections, people vote and the most popular candidate wins. In polls, people express their will by answering questions administered in the survey; the results are tabulated and the most popular response is noted as such. In elections, however, an unrepresentative sample participates. As we will see in later chapters, some people are more likely to vote than others. Therefore, the results of an election are skewed in favor of the opinions of the people most likely to vote.
Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. Science: Limitations logic. Speciﬁcally, observation implies some degree of interpretation. Observation is never “purely” observation. Even as we observe and mentally record data, we are imposing meaning on it (that is, interpreting it). 65 Because interpretation is an inevitable part of observation, personal bias or opinion in the process of interpreting may be unavoidable.
Both the order of questions and the possible answers to a question can affect how people answer the questions. Why would this be so? In terms of the order of questions, one question can trigger a thought or idea that inﬂuences the way someone thinks about another question. 47 The information levels of respondents can also seriously affect the results of a survey. Political scientists have long known that a respondent may give an opinion on a subject whether or not that respondent actually has any information on that subject.