Is Voting for Young People?

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Pearson Longman, 2007 - Political Science - 190 pages
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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 democracies, and suggests ways of changing that.

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Review: Is Voting for Young People? With a Postscript on Citizen Engagement (Great Questions in Politics Series)

User Review  - Lady Natasha - Goodreads

Obsolete now but had some interesting points. Writing was a bit dry. But worth the dollar I paid for it because I'm trying to catch up on my reading challenge, ha ha... Read full review

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Most of the theories and data expressed in the book are now obsolete as of the 2008 presidential election Read full review

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Contents

Introduction page I
4
CHAPTER 2
31
Dont Ask Anyone Under 30 page
61
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Martin P. Wattenberg is a Professor of Political Science at the University of California at Irvine, where he conducts research on elections and political parties in the US and other advanced industrialized democracies. In 2002, he published "Where Have All the Voters Gone?" (Harvard)

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