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Author Perrin, Andrew J., 1971-

Title Citizen speak [electronic resource] : the democratic imagination in American life / Andrew J. Perrin.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 214 p. : ill.
Series Morality and society series
Morality and society.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-203) and index.
Contents Citizenship, creativity, and the democratic imagination -- How do civic organizations mobilize? -- Talking about politics in groups : what to look for in citizenship discourse -- Mistrust, information, and legitimation : justifying citizenship decisions -- Morality, ideology, and interest -- Capacity and expression : the tactical repertoire of citizenship -- Political microcultures : the structure of political talk -- How to use civic life to build citizenship.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Citizenship -- United States.
Political participation -- United States.
Political culture -- United States.
Public opinion -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government -- 21st century -- Public opinion.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0226660796 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226660818 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780226660790 (hbk.)
9780226660813 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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