Education & Political Socialization

Addonizio 2006 - First-Time Voter Education

Participation in First-Time Voter Programs, in which high school students attend casual, informative sessions about voting and political participation, is found to have strong mobilization effects on new voters.

Tiffany Davenport – Fri, 2006 – 09 – 22 11:01

Gerber, Green, Iyengar and Jackman 2005 - Interactive CDs and Young Voter Education

Findings from one of two experiments are equivocal about the effects of CDs containing voter education information targeting young voters due to low contact rates.

Tiffany Davenport – Fri, 2006 – 09 – 22 10:59

Phillips 2004 - Civic Education and Young Voter Turnout

A civic education program for high school students is found to have no statistically significant effect on registration or turnout of young voters.

Tiffany Davenport – Fri, 2006 – 09 – 22 11:02