Dr. Matthias Mader

Research Assistant and Lecturer

 
 

 

  Contact:

   Seminar Building A5, 6
   Room A 341
   68131 Mannheim

   Tel: 0621 181-2086

   Email: matthias.mader@uni-mannheim.de

   Office hours:
   Monday 10.00 -12.00; appointments here

   Personal website


Academic Career


03/2016Ph.D. in Political Science (s.c.l.)
Thesis (in German): "German Public Attitudes toward the Use of the German Military (Bundeswehr) Abroad"
04/2010-03/2016Ph.D. candidate in Political Science, University of Bamberg
04/2004-03/2010
M.A. of Political Science and Economics, University of Mainz.
Thesis (in German): "The Effect of Welfare Services on Relative Poverty Levels on Advanced Democracies"



Publications



Books

Mader, Matthias. 2017. Öffentliche Meinung zu Auslandseinsätzen der Bundeswehr: Zwischen Antimilitarismus und transatlantischer Orientierung, Wiesbaden: Springer VS.

Rattinger, Hans, Harald Schoen, Fabian Endres, Sebastian Jungkunz, Matthias Mader, and Jana Pötzschke. 2016. Old Friends in Troubled Waters: Policy Principles, Elites, and U.S.-German Relations at the Citizen Level After the Cold War, Baden-Baden: Nomos.

Mader, Matthias. 2011. Können sozialpolitische Dienstleistungen Armut lindern? Eine empirische Analyse wirtschaftlich entwickelter Demokratien, Marburg: Tectum.


Journal Articles

Steiner, Nils D. and Matthias Mader. Forthcoming. Intra-Party Heterogeneity in Policy Preferences and Its Effect on Issue Salience: Developing and Applying a Measure Based on Elite Survey Data, in Party Politics, OnlineFirst, doi: 10.1177/1354068817715553.
Online Appendix     Reproduction Files     Early SSRN version

Mader, Matthias, Thomas J. Scotto, Jason Reifler, Peter H. Gries, Pierangelo Isernia, and Harald Schoen. 2018. How political are national identities? A comparison of the United States, the United Kingdom, and Germany in the 2010s, in Research & Politics 5 (3), 1-9, doi: 10.1177/2053168018801469.
Online Appendix     Reproduction Files

Jungherr, Andreas, Matthias Mader, Harald Schoen, and Alexander Wuttke. 2018. Context-Driven Attitude Formation: The Difference between Supporting Free Trade in the Abstract and Supporting Specific Trade Agreements. In Review of International Political Economy 25 (2), 215-242, doi: 10.1080/09692290.2018.1431956.
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Mader, Matthias. 2017. Citizens’ Perceptions of Policy Objectives and Support for Military Action: Looking for Prudence in Germany, in Journal of Conflict Resolution 61 (6), 1290-1314, doi: 10.1177/0022002715603099.
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Mader, Mattthias. 2016. Stabilität und Wandel der nationalen Identität in der deutschen Bevölkerung, in Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 68 (3), 435-456, doi: 10.1007/s11577-016-0370-9.
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Jedinger, Alexander and Matthias Mader. 2015. Predispositions, Mission-Specific Bliefs, and Public Support for Military Missions: The Case of the German ISAF Mission in Afghanistan, in International Journal of Public Opinion Research 27 (1), 90-110, doi: 10.1093/ijpor/edu013.
Online Appendix    Reproduction Files

Mader, Matthias and Jana Pötzschke. 2014. National Identities and Mass Belief Systems on Foreign and Security Policy in Germany, in German Politics 23 (1-2), 2014, 59-77, doi: 10.1080/09644008.2014.898269.
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Mader, Matthias und Harald Schoen. 2013. Alles eine Frage des Blickwinkels? Framing-Effekte und Bevölkerungsurteile über einen möglichen Bundeswehreinsatz in Libyen, in Zeitschrift für Internationale Beziehungen 13 (1), 5-34.
Manuscript    Reproduction Files


Book Chapters

Mader, Matthias and Harald Schoen. 2017. Ideological voting in context: The case of Germany during the Merkel era. In Harald Schoen, Sigrid Roßteutscher, Rüdiger Schmitt-Beck, Bernhard Weßels and Christiof Wolf (Eds.): Voters and Voting in Context: Multiple Contexts and the Heterogeneous German Electorate. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 209-229.
Manuscript     Online Appendix     Reproduction Files

Mader, Matthias. 2015. Grundhaltungen zur Außen- und Sicherheitspolitik in Deutschland. In Heiko Biehl und Harald Schoen (Hrsg.):  Sicherheitspolitik und Streitkräfte im Urteil der Bürger. Wiesbaden: Springer VS, 69-96.
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Mader, Matthias und Rüdiger Fiebig. 2015. Determinanten der Bevölkerungseinstellungen zum Afghanistaneinsatz. Prädispositionen, Erfolgswahrnehmungen und die moderierende Wirkung individueller Mediennutzung. In  Heiko Biehl und Harald Schoen (Hrsg.): Sicherheitspolitik und Streitkräfte im Urteil der Bürger. Wiesbaden: Springer VS, 97-121.
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Mader, Matthias and Harald Schoen. 2015. Chancellor Merkel, the European Debt Crisis and the AfD: An Analysis of Voting Behaviour in the 2013 Federal Election. In Gabriele D'Ottavio and Thomas Saalfeld (Eds.): Germany After the 2013 Elections: Breaking the Mould of Post-Unification Politics? Farnham: Ashgate, 89-109. Italian Version: Un'analisi del comportamento di voto: il fattore Merkel, la crisi del debitoeuropeao e la scelta per L'AfD, in Gabriele D'Ottavio e Thomas Saalfeld (Eds.): La Germania della Cancelliera. Le elezioni del 2013 all'ombra della crisi della crisi europa, Bologna: Società editrice Il Mulino, 2014, 109-133.
Manuscript     Online Appendix     Reproduction Files 


Other Publications

Jungherr, Andreas, Antonin Finkelnburg, Ralf Güldenzopf, Matthias Mader, Harald Schoen und Alexander Wuttke. 2016. Die Wirkung politischer Informationsbriefe in Unterstützung von TTIP, in Studienreihe der Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, November 2016.

Endres, Fabian, Matthias Mader, and Harald Schoen. 2015. On the Relationship Between Strategic Cultures and Support for European Defence: A Comment on Irondelle, Mérand and Foucault, in European Journal of Political Research 54 (4), 848-859, doi: 10.1111/1475-6765.12109.
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Mader, Matthias. 2014. Notes on Recent Elections: The German Federal Election, September 2013, in Electoral Studies 34, 353-356, doi:10.1016/j.electstud.2013.12.004.


Recent Conference Papers and Presentations

Jungherr, Andreas, Alexander Wuttke, Matthias Mader & Harald Schoen. “Can Interest Groups Persuade the Public?  Evidence from an experiment with parallel field and survey conditions.“ Paper presented at the 46th ECPR Joint Sessions, Nicosia, 11-14 April 2018.

Jungherr, Andreas, Alexander Wuttke, Matthias Mader & Harald Schoen. “Advocating for TTIP: Effects of Interest Groups’ Mailings in the Field.“ Paper presented at the 113th APSA Annual Meeting, San Francisco, 31 August-3 September, 2017.

Mader, Matthias & Nils D. Steiner. "Patterns of party institutionalization and intra-party preference homogeneity in established European democracies." Paper presented at the workshop "Different worlds of political party development: Comparative analysis of the institutionalization of political parties in democracies", University of Duisburg-Essen, 25 July 2017.

Mader, Matthias & Harald Schoen. “National identity, party preferences, and the refugee crisis.” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Standing Group on Elections and Poltical Attitudes of the Deutsche Vereinigung für Politische Wissenschaft in Frankfurt am Main, 18-19 Mai 2017.

Mader, Matthias. “Foreign core postures and intra-individual change in attitudes toward the United States and Russia in the German Public.” Paper presented at the 45th ECPR Joint Sessions of Workshops, Nottingham, 25-30 April 2017.

Jungherr, Andreas, Alexander Wuttke, Matthias Mader & Harald Schoen. “The persuasive effects of an interest group mailing: Comparing evidence from parallel survey and field experiments.” Paper presented at the 75th Annual MPSA Conference, Chicago, 6-9 April 2017.

Lindstam, Emmy, Matthias Mader & Harald Schoen. “National Identities and Boundaries of Solidarity. The Evolution of German Citizens’ Normative Conceptions of the Nation and Attitudes towards Immigration and the Refugee Crisis.” Paper presented at the workshop “Immigration, European Integration and Political Psychology”, University of Copenhagen, 26-27 January 2017.

Mader, Matthias. “Many faces of chauvinism? Citizens’ sense of national superiority in a comparative perspective.” Paper presented at the 6th Annual General Conference of the European Political Science Association (EPSA) in Brussels, 23-25 June 2016.