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Is voting for young people?

Author: Martin P Wattenberg
Publisher: New York : Pearson Longman, 2007
Series: Great questions in politics series
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This accessible, provocative, and brief book explores the reasons why the young are less and less likely to follow politics and vote in the United States, as well as many other established  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin P Wattenberg
ISBN: 0321435699 9780321435699
OCLC Number: 475059336
Description: xii, 190 s
Contents: IntroductionChapter 1: The Aging of Regular Newspaper ReadersChapter 2: The Aging Audience for Politics on TVChapter 3: Don't Ask Anyone Under 30Chapter 4: Where Have All the Young Voters Gone?Chapter 5: Do Young Adults See Voting as a Civic Duty?Chapter 6: Does Low Youth Turnout Really Matter?Chapter 7: What Can Be Done?Endnotes
Series Title: Great questions in politics series
Responsibility: Martin P. Wattenberg

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For years, political scientists have told their students that it doesn't make a difference whether they vote because one vote won't make a difference. This book is antidote to that argument.- Read more...

 
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