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Welcome to Talking Rural Issues - a CD compendium of new research on how Americans think about rural America and the issues that affect it as well as applications materials designed to engage the public in understanding policy and program solutions to rural problems. This CD was developed by the FrameWorks Institute for the W. K. Kellogg Foundation. Standard rules governing citation and intellectual property usage apply.

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    Research
      A. "The Agrarian Myth Revisited: Findings from Cognitive Elicitations"
      B. "Perceptions & Misperceptions: An Analysis of Qualitative Research Exploring Views of Rural America"
      C. "Connection, Cause and Character: An Analysis of Qualitative Research Exploring Views of Rural America"
      D. "Promoting a Realistic Understanding of Rural America through Simplifying Models"
      E. "Connecting the Country to the Rest of the Country: Analysis of a Priming Survey Exploring Views of Rural America"

    Message Memo
      A. "Talking Rural Issues : A FrameWorks Message Memo"

    Applications
      A. FAQs
      B. Op/Ed 1
      C. Op/Ed 2
      D. Speech

    Resources
      A. Framing Public Issues PDF
      B. FrameWorks E-Zines
      C. Links to online interactive workshop

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