Toward a model of political participation among young adults: the role of local groups and ICT use

@inproceedings{Kim2007TowardAM,
  title={Toward a model of political participation among young adults: the role of local groups and ICT use},
  author={B. Joon Kim and Andrea L. Kavanaugh and Manuel A. P{\'e}rez-Qui{\~n}ones},
  booktitle={ICEGOV},
  year={2007}
}
Civic engagement in politics and public affairs lies at the heart of participatory models of democracy [26]. Prior studies have found that politically interested citizens use information and communication technology (ICT) to facilitate and sometimes augment their political and civic engagement [17][8][29][15] [16][34][22][21]. In the areas of political expression and civic engagement support, local groups' ICTs play important roles for communication and information sharing [16]. Do these… CONTINUE READING