TITLE

Group membership and the mobilization of political participation

AUTHOR(S)
Leighley, Jan
PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
Journal of Politics;May96, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p447
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses questions relating to how groups mobilizes members to participate in politics. Mechanics of group mobilization; Research design; How and which groups mobilize.
ACCESSION #
9607014792

 

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