eBook Youth And Political Participation: A Reference Handbook, 1st Edition

  • Glenn H. Utter
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  • ISBN-10: 1598846620
  • ISBN-13: 9781598846621
  • DDC: 323.042083
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade - College Senior
  • 300 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Linking the level of political participation to the health of a democratic system, many political researchers and activists have expressed concern about the low level of participation among those aged 18 to 30. This title sheds light on this important subject, identifying and discussing factors that have influenced youth political participation.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Selected Titles in ABC-CLIO's Contemporary World Issues Series.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Tables.
Preface.
1: Background and History.
2: Problems, Controversies, and Solutions.
3: Worldwide Perspective.
4: Chronology.
5: Biographical Sketches.
6: Baker, Robert “Biko” (1978–).
7: Bernstein, Andy (1971–).
8: Blackwell, Morton C. (1939–).
9: Cherny, Andrei (1975–).
10: Connery, Michael (1979–).
11: Cranley, John (1974–).
12: Frazee, Jeff (1983–).
13: Gillum, Andrew D. (1979–).
14: Glenn, Dylan C. (1970–).
15: Hayden, Thomas E. (Tom) (1939–).
16: Howell, Zach (1987–).
17: Kimball, Richard (1949–).
18: Kleeb, Jane Fleming (1973–).
19: Kumar, Maria Teresa Petersen (1975–).
20: Lash, Joseph P. (1909–1987).
21: Loorz, Alec (1995–).
22: Lopez, Marco Antonio (1978–).
23: MacGowan, Ian (1940–).
24: Marks, Jordan (1984–).
25: Morales, Eddy (1984–).
26: Powell, William (1949–).
27: Robinson, Ron (1956–).
28: Rubin, Jerry C. (1938–1994).
29: Savio, Mario (1943–1996).
30: Schock, Aaron (1981–).
31: Snyder, Rod (1980–).
32: Stickan, Lisa Marie (1977–).
33: Wimsatt, William (Billy) (1972–).
34: Yearwood, Lennox, Jr. (1974–).
35: Data and Documents.
36: Directory of Organizations.
37: Resources.
Glossary.
Index.
About the Author.