Tag: Dan Hart

New Jersey Residents Had a Rollercoaster 2020, Says New Study on Twitter Messages

New Jersey Residents Had a Rollercoaster 2020, Says New Study on Twitter Messages

A new Rutgers–Camden study tracked the emotional highs and lows of New Jersey’s counties during the COVID-19 pandemic by coding the content of residents’ Twitter messages.

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Youth May Be Negatively Impacted by Contentious Political Environment, Warns Childhood Studies Researcher

Youth May Be Negatively Impacted by Contentious Political Environment, Warns Childhood Studies Researcher

Prof. Dan Hart explains that there is an especially vulnerable – but often overlooked – population that may be severely impacted by recent political events: young people.

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Voting Crucial and Necessary for Young Americans, Reminds Rutgers–Camden Scholar

Voting Crucial and Necessary for Young Americans, Reminds Rutgers–Camden Scholar

Childhood studies and psychology scholar Dan Hart stresses the importance of voting for young Americans and offers tips for engaging youth in the electoral process.

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Researcher’s Book Charts Course for Engaging Next Generation of Capable, Civically Responsible Youth

Researcher’s Book Charts Course for Engaging Next Generation of Capable, Civically Responsible Youth

By Tom McLaughlin If you listen to conventional wisdom, says Rutgers University–Camden researcher Daniel Hart, one would assume that, growing up in a troubled political system – where effective governance is undermined by political polarization – young people are predestined to become disillusioned and tune out. What’s more, you’ll hear, there isn’t much that can […]

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