Mobilization, Participation, and Democracy in America

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Macmillan, Jan 1, 1993 - Political Science - 333 pages
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Re-issued as part of the "Longman Classics in Political Science" series, Rosenstone Hansen's authoritative text on political participation in the U.S. features a new Foreword by Keith Reeve that explores the text's enduring contributions to the discipline. "Mobilization, Participation, and Democracy in America" provides a thorough analysis of the dynamics of citizen involvement in American politics over the past four decades and identifies who participates in the political process, when they participate, and why. Now in a Longman Classics Edition, it features a new Foreword by Keith Reeves of Swarthmore College.

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One of the better written rational choice books. It includes a useful lit/theoretical review and the mobilization thesis is useful both academically and practically (ie I would make my campaign ... Read full review

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User Review  - Donnie - Goodreads

Required reading for Seminar in American National Politics. Rosenstone basically puts forth that American citizen's participation in politics is spurred from the mobilization efforts of others ... Read full review

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Participation
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Conclusion
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About the author (1993)

John Mark Hansen is associate professor of political science at the University of Chicago. For the work upon which this book is based, he received the Harold D. Lasswell Award of the American Political Science Association.

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