Political Behavior and Technology

Voting Advice Applications in East Asia

  • Editors
  • Da-chi Liao
  • Boyu Chen
  • Michael J. Jensen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Michael J. Jensen, Da-chi Liao, Boyu Chen
    Pages 1-14
  3. Takayoshi Uekami, Hidenori Tsutsumi
    Pages 15-36
  4. Myungho Park, Minsu Jang, Seon-Ah Jeong, Chanhee Yook
    Pages 37-65
  5. Hidenori Tsutsumi, Takayoshi Uekami, Kazunori Inamasu
    Pages 91-114
  6. Shin Dong Kim
    Pages 115-136
  7. Michael J. Jensen, Jih-wen Lin
    Pages 157-165
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 167-188

About this book


This volume is a study of the emergence and consequences of computerized voting advice applications (VAAs) in Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan. In contrast to the European experience of VAAs simplifying vote choices, this research shows that VAAs in East Asia may increase their complexity.


Voting Advice Applications Information Technology Political Behavior Democracy East Asia Japan Taiwan South Korea VoteMatch iVoter CCEJ Internet Politics Voting Behavior Party Systems Electoral Systems complexity computer democracy development research technology voter voting

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-56908-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-51892-7
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