Democracy and Disenfranchisement
Journal of Social Issues
1. Edition October 2008
2008. 300 Pages, Softcover
ISBN 978-1-4051-9126-5 - John Wiley & Sons
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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