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We'd like to understand how you use our websites in order to improve them. Register your interest. Over the past decade, the proliferation of election surveys has worked to undergird the electoral system in Mexico and to make electoral fraud more difficult. In the presidential elections of , significant controversies arose as to survey methodologies, but by the congressional elections of the fierce debates over methodologies had subsided.
Substantively, the surveys confirm the accuracy of the vote count in , allow profiles of voters to be constructed for the three most important parties and mark declines in the support of the once dominant Partido Revolucionario Institucional. This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access. Rent this article via DeepDyve. Google Scholar. Boston: Little, Brown and Company.
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Issue Date : September Search SpringerLink Search. Abstract Over the past decade, the proliferation of election surveys has worked to undergird the electoral system in Mexico and to make electoral fraud more difficult. Immediate online access to all issues from Subscription will auto renew annually. Authors Seymour Martin Lipset View author publications.
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