Good Girls Go to the Polling Booth, Bad Boys Go Everywhere

  title={Good Girls Go to the Polling Booth, Bad Boys Go Everywhere},
  author={M. Hooghe and D. Stolle},
  journal={Women \& Politics},
  pages={1 - 23}
Abstract Participation research routinely reveals a gender gap with regard to most forms of political engagement. In the recent literature, differences in the availability of resources and civic skills are usually invoked as an explanation for this pattern. This theory focuses primarily on adult behavior and has not as yet been investigated among young people, for whom we can assume that resources are distributed more equally. In this article, we examine gender differences in the anticipation… Expand
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