TITLE

Politics Is for Other People

AUTHOR(S)
Jencks, Christopher
PUB. DATE
October 1960
SOURCE
New Republic;10/3/60, Vol. 143 Issue 15, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on views of students in the U.S. on politics. Assumption that everyone engaged in studying is called a student and therefore has an occupational interest in ideas and ideology; Surprise expressed by students in other countries over lack of interest of American students in politics; Historic pattern of amateurism in politics; Representation of political parties by undergraduate clubs whose major activity is squabbling for personal ascendancy.
ACCESSION #
14602631

 

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