Chapter 5

Describe how each of the following factors influences the formation of a person's

political socialization (Pgs.151-162) and inclination to vote (Pgs. 240-241)

1) influence of the family





2) school






3) community and peers






4) education






5) income






6) region






7) ethnicity ("old" and "new")






8) religion






9) gender





Ideology: (Pgs 22-25, 163-166)

10) Write down at least five words, phrases or names which come to mind in connection with each of the following.

a) libertarian





b) liberal (Democratic)





c) conservative (Republican)