Article Review: The Two Faces of Issue Voting

Edward G. Carmines and James A. Stimson. 1980. “The Two Faces of Issue Voting,” American Political Science Review. 74: 78-90.  Also partly reprinted in Classics in Voting Behavior, pp. 114-118. The article, The Two Faces of Issue Voting, attempts to clarify the “issues” that cause the voting phenomenon. Carmines and Stimson claim that the phenomenon…