Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 November 2010

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780195377316

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The Jury and Democracy

How Jury Deliberation Promotes Civic Engagement and Political Participation

John Gastil, E. Pierre Deess, Philip J. Weiser, and Cindy Simmons

  • First book to present strong empirical evidence linking jury service and increased civic participation
  • Demonstrates the impact jury service has on even the most disengaged citizens
  • Based on original research and interviews, and includes a wealth of data

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