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Citizen Now: Engaging in Politics and Democracy

Elizabeth C. Matto

Abstract

Citizen now offers a comprehensive description of the composition and behavior of the Millennial Generation, an explanation and critique of the study of youth engagement, and a unique approach and methodology for appreciating how and why “citizen now” engages in politics and democracy. The text provides readers with a complete picture of the demographics and participation of Millennials and, through original analysis of newspaper content, a depiction of the frame through which the generation has been viewed. Although Millennials have been the object of much study and despite the despite the fa ... More

Keywords: Millennial, engagement, politics, democracy, methodology, youth, generation, theoretical framework

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9781526105677
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2018 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9781526105677.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Elizabeth C. Matto, author
Rutgers University