Youth in politics: expectations and realities.

by Sidney Hyman

Publisher: Basic Books in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 436 Downloads: 691
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  • Young adults -- United States -- Political activity,
  • Students -- United States -- Political activity,
  • Elections -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

LC ClassificationsHQ799.9.P6 H9
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 436 p.
Number of Pages436
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5302211M
ISBN 100465093744
LC Control Number72084104

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