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An Inequitable Invitation to Citizenship: Non-College-Bound Youth and Civic Engagement

Zaff, J., Youniss, J., & Gibson, C. (2009). An inequitable invitation to citizenship: non-college-bound youth and civic engagement. Washington, DC: Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement (PACE).

In a range of measures of involvement —volunteering, voting patterns, and access to quality civic education —a participation gap has emerged. This report explains the roots of this disengagement and offers solutions for encouraging participation.

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