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Barreto, Matt A., Gary M. Segura and Nathan D. Woods. “The Mobilizing Effect of Majority-Minority Districts on Latino Turnout.” American Political Science Review 98.1 (2004): 65-75.

Cain, Bruce E., and Elisabeth R. Gerber, eds. Voting at the Political Fault Line: California’s Experiment with the Blanket Primary. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002.

Chang, Gordon H., ed., Asian Americans and Politics: Perspectives, Experiences, Prospects. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2001.

Citrin, Jack, and Benjamin Highton. “How Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration Shape the California Electorate.” Public Policy Institute of California, 2002.

DeSipio, Louis. Counting on the Latino Vote: Latinos as a New Electorate. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 1996.

Doppelt, Jack C., and Ellen Shearer. Nonvoters: America’s No-Shows. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 1999.

Doppelt, Jack and Ellen Shearer. “No-Show ’96: Americans Who Do Not Vote.” A nationwide poll conducted July 8-21 by the Campaign Study Group in conjunction with Medill and WTTW.

Gay, Claudine. “The Effect of Minority Districts and Minority Representation on Political Participation in California.” Public Policy Institute of California, 2001.

Green, Donald P., and Alan S. Gerber. Get Out the Vote! How to Increase Voter Turnout. Washington D.C.: Brookings Institution Press, 2004.

Highton, Benjamin, and Arthur Burris. “New Perspectives on Latino Voter Turnout in the United States.” American Politics Research 30.3 (2002): 285-306.

Highton, Benjamin and Raymond E. Wolfinger. “The Political Implications of Higher Turnout.” B.J. Pol.S. 31, (2001): 179-223.

Highton, Benjamin and Raymond E. Wolfinger. “The First Seven Years of the Political Life Cycle.” American Journal of Political Science 45 (2001): 202-209.

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Lien, Pei-Te. “Does the Gender Gap in Political Attitudes and Behavior Vary Across Racial Groups?” Political Research Quarterly 51.4 (1998): 869-882.

Lien, Pei-Te, Christian Collet, Janelle Wong, and S. Karthick Ramakrishnan. “Asian Pacific-American Public Opinion and Political Participation.”  PS Political Science and Politics 34.3 (2001): 625-630.

Lien, Pei-Te, M. Margaret Conway and Janelle Wong. The Politics of Asian Americans: Diversity and Community. New York: Routledge, 2004.

Lopez, Mark Hugo. “Civic Engagement Among Minority Youth.” Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE). September 2002.

Lopez, Mark Hugo and Emily Kirby. “Voter Turnout among Youth Women and Men.” Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement(CIRCLE). January 2003, Updated May 2003.

McDonald, Michael P. and Samuel L. Popkin. “The Myth of the Vanishing Voter.” American Political Science Review 95.4, (2001): 963-974.

Michelson, Melissa R. “Mobilizing the Latino Youth Vote.” CIRCLE. Working Paper 10, August 2003.

Morrison, Minion K.C., ed., African Americans and Political Participation: A Reference Handbook. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2003.

National Association of Secretaries of State. “New Millennium Survey: American Youth Attitudes on Politics, Citizenship, Government and Voting.” November 1998.

Patterson, Thomas E. The Vanishing Voter: Public Involvement in an Age of Uncertainty. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002.

Ramakrishnan, S. Karthick and Mark Baldassare. “The Ties That Bind: Changing Demographics and Civic Engagement in California.” Public Policy Institute of California, 2004.

Rosenstone, Steven J., and John Mark Hansen. Mobilization, Participation, and Democracy in America. New York: Macmillan Publishing, 1993.

Stiles, Jon, Jonathan Cohen, Zachary Elkins and Frederic Gey. “The California Latino Demographic Databook.” From the California Policy Seminar Brief Series, October 1998. <>.

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Schudson, Michael, and Rebecca Wood. “Students at the Polls.” San Diego Union-Tribune, 29 March 2001.

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Wolfinger, Raymond E., Benjamin Highton, and Megan Mullin. “Between Registering and Voting: How State Laws Affect the Turnout of Young Registrants.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association. Boston, August 29-September 1, 2002. 

Wolfinger, Raymond E., Benjamin Highton, and Megan Mullin. “How Postregistration Laws Affect the Turnout of Blacks and Latinos.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Philadelphia, August 28-31, 2003.

Wolfinger, Raymond E., Benjamin Highton, and Megan Mullin. “State Laws and the Turnout of the Registered.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association. Chicago, April 25-28, 2002.

Wolfinger, Raymond E., and J. Eric Oliver. “Jury Aversion and Voter Registration.” American Political Science Review 93.1 (1999): 1-6.

Wolfinger, Raymond E. and Jonathan Hoffman. “Registering and Voting with Motor Voter.” PSOnline (2001). <>.

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