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 | 9780847683604 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
After the Boom: The Politics of Generation X / Edition 1

After the Boom: The Politics of Generation X / Edition 1

by Stephen Earl Bennett, Stephen E. (Ed.) Bennett
     
 

ISBN-10: 0847683605

ISBN-13: 9780847683604

Pub. Date: 04/28/1997

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group 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:
9780847683604
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
04/28/1997
Series:
People, Passions, and Power Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
214
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.49(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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