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Becoming right : how campuses shape young conservatives

Demonstrates the power that campus culture has in developing students' conservative political styles and shows that young conservatives are made, not born. This title explores who conservative students are, and how their beliefs and political activism relate to their university experiences.
Print Book, English, ©2013
Princeton University Press, Princeton, ©2013
xvii, 399 p.
9780691145372, 0691145377
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