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A new engagement? : political participation, civic life, and the changing American citizen

Author: Cliff Zukin
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
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In searching for answers as to why young people differ vastly from their parents and grandparents when it comes to turning out the vote, A New Engagement challenges the conventional wisdom that today's youth is plagued by a severe case of political apathy. In order to understand the current nature of citizen engagement, it is critical to separate political from civic engagement. Using the results from an original  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cliff Zukin
ISBN: 0195183169 0195183177 9780195183160 9780195183177
OCLC Number: 61454025
Description: xv, 253 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Coming of age in a post-boomer world --
Engagement in public life --
Through the looking glass --
Generational pathways to participation --
Where do young people stand politically? --
Civic engagement, political engagement and generational change.
Responsibility: Cliff Zukin [and others].
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