Youth Civic Engagement in the Twenty-First Century
James Youniss, Susan Bales, Verona Christman-Best, Marcelo Diversi, Milbrey McLaughlin, Rainer Silbereisen
Journal of Research on Adolescence Volume 12, Number 1, ISSN 1050-8392
Describes results of discussions among social scientists reflecting on issues and opportunities related to youth civic engagement in the twenty-first century. Identifies specific forces, such as globalization, that must be considered by educators and policymakers. Outlines responsibilities of schools, governments, the commercial sector, community organizations, media, and researchers. (Author/KB)
Youniss, J., Bales, S., Christman-Best, V., Diversi, M., McLaughlin, M. & Silbereisen, R. (2002). Youth Civic Engagement in the Twenty-First Century. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 12(1), 121.