Impact of acculturation, online participation and involvement on voting intentions

Published on Jul 1, 2019in Government Information Quarterly
· DOI :10.1016/J.GIQ.2019.04.001
Ahmad Jamal23
Estimated H-index: 23
(Cardiff University),
Hatice Kizgin10
Estimated H-index: 10
(Swansea University)
+ 2 AuthorsYogesh K. Dwivedi84
Estimated H-index: 84
(Swansea University)
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Abstract
Abstract This study examines the extent to which acculturation and enculturation orientations affect online political participation, political involvement and voting intentions among a sample of Turkish-Dutch immigrants. The study uses data from Turkish-Dutch participants. Structural Equations Modelling (SEM) is employed for assessing the relationships in the conceptualized model. The findings show that enculturation and acculturation influence online participation and involvement, which in turn, are related to voting intentions. The study further examines the mediating role of political involvement and online political participation. Political involvement mediates the relationships between enculturation and acculturation and voting intentions. The results further indicate the effect of online participation on voting intentions is mediated by political involvement. The study findings provide insights into offline and online cultural and civic engagement tendencies among an important immigrant segment that policy makers should consider in the future.
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