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Apathetic generation? Young people as citizens

By Roger Ottewill


Exercise looking at young people's political participation at college or university or in electoral politics. Includes an introduction to the topic and three tasks to be completed. These focus on political participation on campus, an examination of various explanations for the low turn out of young people at elections and what can be done to increase participation. Includes suggestions for teachers on how the resource could be used.

Topics: politics, youth, students, citizenship, Social studies, POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES, POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES, Social studies, Assessment, Design and delivery of programmes, UK EL09 = SCQF 9, Ordinary degree, NICAT 6, CQFW 6, NVQ 5, SVQ 5, Ordinary degree, Graduate certific, UK EL10 = SCQF 10, Honours degree, Graduate diploma, Social studies, L000, POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES, E
Year: 2008
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Provided by: Jorum Open
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