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Unformatted text preview: Putnam: Bowling Alone (1995; 2000) Putnam: Decline of civic engagement and trust – Attended public meeting on town or school affairs Attended (22% in 1973 to 13% in 1993) (22% – Trust DC government only some of the time or never Trust (30% in 1966 to 75% in 1992) (30% – Declines in voting, union attendance, church going – PTA (12 million members in 1964 to 7 million in 1995) – Declines in other voluntary associations (e.g., Boy Declines Scouts, Red Cross), fraternal organizations (e.g, the Lions, Elks, Masons) and bowling leagues Lions, ...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course SOCIOLOGY V93.0001.0 taught by Professor Arum during the Fall '10 term at NYU.

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