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Publisher Description

It was not long ago that students were dismissed as apathetic. Yet, today, a new generation of young political actors is making waves in New Zealand and around the world. What explains this apparent shift and what is driving these new forms of youth­ful political engagement and expression?


Exploring the terrain between activism and apathy, Sylvia Nissen considers what it means to be a political actor from the perspective of students today. Drawing on in­-depth interviews with New Zealand tertiary students, she traces their ‘desires’ for different types of politics, the ‘demands’ they experience at university, and the ‘doubts’ that underscore their political engagement.

GENRE
Politics & Current Affairs
RELEASED
2019
9 September
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
168
Pages
PUBLISHER
Bridget Williams Books
SELLER
Bridget Williams Books Ltd
SIZE
1.2
MB