After the Boom: The Politics of Generation X / Edition 1 by Stephen Earl Bennett, Stephen E. (Ed.) Bennett | | 9780847683598 | Other Format | Barnes & Noble
After the Boom: The Politics of Generation X (People, Passions, and Power: Social Movements, Interest Organizations, and the Political Process Series)

After the Boom: The Politics of Generation X (People, Passions, and Power: Social Movements, Interest Organizations, and the Political Process Series)

by Stephen Earl Bennett
     
 

ISBN-10: 0847683591

ISBN-13: 9780847683598

Pub. Date: 04/28/1997

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Is the notorious 'Generation X' any different from other generations in terms of its voting behavior, economic circumstances, or general social and political outlook? This book of original essays by distinguished political scientists, economists, and sociologists (some Xers themselves) will be among the first to examine patterns of political and social behavior among

Overview

Is the notorious 'Generation X' any different from other generations in terms of its voting behavior, economic circumstances, or general social and political outlook? This book of original essays by distinguished political scientists, economists, and sociologists (some Xers themselves) will be among the first to examine patterns of political and social behavior among this least understood, yet widely maligned, generational group.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780847683598
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/28/1997
Series:
People, Passions, and Power Series
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Generations and Change: Some Initial Observations Chapter 2 The "Age of Indifference" Revisited: Patterns of Political Interest/ Media Exposure/ and Knowledge Among Generation X Chapter 3 The Partisanship Puzzle: Identification and Attitudes of Generation X Chapter 4 Political Issues and Political Choice: Belief Systems/ Generations/ and the Potential for Realignment in American Politics Chapter 5 Mixed Signals: Generation X's Attitudes Toward the Political System Chapter 6 Generations and Tolerance: Is Youth Really a Liberalizing Factor? Chapter 7 Hazards Lie Ahead: Economic Prospects for Generation X Chapter 8 Losing Canada? Generation X and the Constitutional Crisis

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