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Author Milner, Henry

Title The Internet generation : engaged citizens or political dropouts / Henry Milner

Publ Info Medford, Mass. : Tufts University Press ; Hanover [N.H.] : Published by University Press of New England, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  JF799 .M56 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  JF799 .M56 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  JF799 .M56 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 294 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Civil society : historical and contemporary perspectives
Civil society
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Why political dropouts matter -- Political socialization, social class, and technological transformation -- The revolution in information technology -- Political participation : do young people still vote? -- The political knowledge of emerging generations -- Political institutions : boosting informed political participation -- The electoral system -- Who should vote, and when? -- Civic education outside the classroom -- The challenge of civic education in the Internet age
LC subject Political participation
Young adults -- Political activity
Youth -- Political activity
Internet -- Political aspects
Civics -- Study and teaching
ISBN 9781584658580 (cloth : alk. paper)
1584658584 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781584659389
1584659386