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Title Democracy and disenfranchisement / issue editor, Kevin Lanning
Published Malden, MA ; Oxford : Wiley-Blackwell, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (pages 431-684)
Series Journal of Social Issues Ser. ; 10
Journal of Social Issues Ser. ; 10
Summary Psychologists, political scientists, and experts in election law present a multidisciplinary perspective on voting. Personality characteristics such as motivation, values, and efficacy are considered, as are demographic variables such as education, age, and social class Examines the reciprocal relationship that exists in the functions of voting for individual and society: the interplay between persons and institutions gives rise to the perception that a government is or is not legitimate, and to the sense that an individual does, or does not, belong
Related To Issue of Journal of social issues, v. 64, no. 3
Link Journal of social issues.
Notes Title from e-book title screen (viewed Aug. 24, 2009)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Democracy.
Political participation -- Cross-cultural studies.
Political participation -- Psychological aspects.
Political sociology.
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Lanning, Kevin.
ISBN 1405191260 (paperback)
1444307339 (Online Resource)
9781405191265 (paperback)