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How to Use Civic Life to Build Citizenship

How to Use Civic Life to Build Citizenship

Chapter:
(p.143) Chapter Eight How to Use Civic Life to Build Citizenship
Source:
Citizen Speak
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226660783.003.0008

This chapter offers conclusions about the character and state of democratic citizenship, along with some principles for policy measures to address it. It argues that social policies aiming to rebuild democratic citizenship should pay attention to “citizen speak,” not just organizational membership, as a principal contributor to democracy.

Keywords:   democratic citizenship, social policies, citizen speak, democracy

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