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The Resource Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics : An Introduction

Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics : An Introduction

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Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics : An Introduction
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Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics
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An Introduction
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Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics : An Introduction
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Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics : An Introduction
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  • Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- CONTENTS -- List of figures -- List of tables -- List of briefing boxes -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- PART I Why, how, and problems of comparison -- 1 Why compare countries? -- Reasons for comparison -- The science in political science -- Scientific terms and concepts -- Summary -- Further reading -- 2 How to compare countries -- Methods of comparison -- Comparing many countries -- Comparing few countries -- Single-country studies as comparison -- Choosing countries and problems of comparison -- Summary -- Further reading -- 3 Comparing many countries -- Starting assumptions -- Measuring concepts -- Basic regression analysis -- Extending the basic regression model -- Time -- Limitations to global comparative analysis -- Summary -- Further reading -- 4 Comparing few countries -- Assumptions -- Case selection and research design -- Combining quantitative and qualitative comparison -- Limitations of few-country comparisons -- Summary -- Further reading -- 5 Single-country studies as comparison -- Functions of single-country studies -- Raising observations in single-country studies -- Limitations of single-country studies -- Summary -- Further reading -- PART II Comparing comparisons -- 6 Economic development and democracy -- The research problem -- Comparing many countries -- Comparing few countries -- Single-country studies -- Summary -- Further reading -- 7 Violent political dissent and social revolution -- The research problem -- Comparing many countries -- Comparing few countries -- Single-country studies -- Summary -- Further reading -- 8 Non-violent political dissent and social movements -- The research problem -- Comparing many countries -- Comparing few countries -- Single-country studies -- Summary -- Further reading -- 9 Transitions to democracy -- The research problem -- Comparing many countries
  • Comparing few countries -- Single-country studies -- Summary -- Further reading -- 10 Institutional design and democratic performance -- The research problem -- Comparing many countries -- Comparing few countries -- Single-country studies -- Summary -- Further reading -- 11 Human rights -- The research problem -- Comparing many countries -- Comparing few countries -- Single-country studies -- Summary -- Further reading -- 12 International relations and comparative politics -- Research problems -- Comparing many countries -- Comparing few countries -- Single-country studies -- Summary -- Further reading -- PART III Comparative methods and new issues -- 13 Common themes and different comparisons -- Methodological trade-offs -- Building theory -- Conclusion: drawing the lessons -- Further reading -- 14 New challenges for comparative politics -- Full circle -- New methods -- Maintaining relevance -- Summary -- Further reading -- Glossary -- References -- Index
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