15. Changing Citizen Identity and the Rise of a Participatory Media Culture

  1. Lonnie R. Sherrod,
  2. Judith Torney-Purta and
  3. Constance A. Flanagan
  1. W. Lance Bennett,
  2. Deen Freelon and
  3. Chris Wells

Published Online: 13 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470767603.ch15

Handbook of Research on Civic Engagement in Youth

Handbook of Research on Civic Engagement in Youth

How to Cite

Bennett, W. L., Freelon, D. and Wells, C. (2010) Changing Citizen Identity and the Rise of a Participatory Media Culture, in Handbook of Research on Civic Engagement in Youth (eds L. R. Sherrod, J. Torney-Purta and C. A. Flanagan), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470767603.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 9 AUG 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470522745

Online ISBN: 9780470767603

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Keywords:

  • digital media;
  • civic engagement;
  • democracy divide;
  • youth engagement;
  • communication and youth;
  • youth media;
  • changing citizenship styles;
  • online environments;
  • policy;
  • civic learning;
  • digital media

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • An Overview of Contemporary Media Engagement Trends

  • Changing Citizen Identity and the New Media Environment

  • The Participatory Media Shift in Youth Civic Engagement

  • Civic Learning and Citizenship Styles in the Youth Civic Web

  • Policy Implications for Developing Online Youth Communities

  • Conclusion