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description Journal article public Jurnal Ilmiah Hubungan Internasional UNPAR

Testing Theories of the Determinants of an Individual Foreign Policy Preferences in Georgia

Angguntari C. Sari
Published 2017

Abstract

Public opinion has an impact on states' foreign policy. In the case of Georgia, the pro-Russian or pro-United States attitude among the people is determined by several factors. The strategic value of Georgia for these two most powerful states in the world makes their study of the mass opinion's preferences toward major power an interesting and a valuable one. In this article, I test two sets of factors that shape the individual preferences toward major powers, and employ logistic regression model to explain the relationship between four independent variables with the dependent variable. I argue that religiosity, role of government, and economic satisfaction are still the best predictors of the pro-Russian policy.

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