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ERIC Number: EJ454056
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
The Political Behavior of Older American Blacks.
Peterson, Steven A.; Somit, Albert
Gerontologist, v32 n5 p592-600 Oct 1992
Used subsample of National Opinion Research Center's 1987 General Social Survey to examine three competing explanations for political behavior of older African Americans (n=157). Found socioeconomic model good predictor of political behavior; ethnic community theory and empowerment model good predictors of alienation but not of political interest or activity. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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