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ERIC Number: EJ536731
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-7724
Social Barriers to Voting.
Schneider, Pauline
Social Education, v60 n6 p355-57 Oct 1996
Summarizes some of the attitudes and circumstances contributing to low-voter turnout in the United States. These include apathy, language problems, lack of education, minority disincentives, a mobile population, and the discouraging effect of polls. Notes the impressive correlation between voter registration and voter participation. (MJP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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