Educational Differentiation and Inequalities of Civic Engagement

  title={Educational Differentiation and Inequalities of Civic Engagement},
  author={Jan Germen Janmaat},
Although the literature on political socialisation is vast, there are only a few studies examining the role of education in mitigating or exacerbating inequalities of civic engagement. This is a surprising omission as there is growing acknowledgement that disparities of participation and democratic values are at least as harmful for democracy as low aggregate levels of such behaviours and attitudes. Democracy cannot adequately serve the needs and interests of all groups in society if there are… CONTINUE READING


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