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ERIC Number: EJ432211
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0091-4150
A Multivariate Comparison of Elderly African Americans and Caucasians Voting Behavior: How Do Social, Health, Psychological, and Political Variables Effect Their Voting?
Bazargan, Mohsen; And Others
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v32 n3 p181-98 1991
Used data from Aging in the Eighties national survey to examine impact of health rating and life satisfaction as well as other socio-psychological characteristics on voting turnout among elderly Caucasian and African Americans. For Caucasians, self-assessment of health was significantly related to voting behavior; whereas among African Americans, life satisfaction showed significant impact on turnout. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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