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Published: 27 April 2017

232 Pages


ISBN: 9780190668730

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Running from Office

Why Young Americans are Turned Off to Politics

Jennifer L. Lawless and Richard L. Fox

  • Includes a new preface from the authors
  • The first in-depth account of young people's political ambition
  • Considers the long-term consequences of government dysfunction, partisanship, and polarization when it comes to young citizens' future political engagement
  • Combines an authoritative analysis of data and research with lively quotes and anecdotes from interviews with high school and college students

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