Political Research

Essentials of Political Research (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by rolexmaya at May 17, 2012
Essentials of Political Research (Repost)

Essentials of Political Research
Westview Press | September 15, 2000 | ISBN-10: 0813368669 | 250 pages | PDF | 11.9 MB

This text is a complete introduction to research methods in political science, covering all the topics typically included in a one semester undergraduate-level course.

Usable Theory: Analytic Tools for Social and Political Research  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Stalker1984 at Nov. 5, 2011
Usable Theory: Analytic Tools for Social and Political Research

Dietrich Rueschemeyer, "Usable Theory: Analytic Tools for Social and Political Research"
P,..ton U-ty Pr,ess | ISBN: 0691129584 | 2009 | PDF | 351 pages | 1,26 MB

The project of twentieth-century sociology and political science–to create predictive scientific theory–resulted in few full-scale theories that can be taken off the shelf and successfully applied to empirical puzzles. Yet focused "theory frames" that formulate problems and point to relevant causal factors and conditions have produced vibrant, insightful, and analytically oriented empirical research.

Essentials of Political Research  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by yousufhunk at Jan. 28, 2011
Essentials of Political Research

Essentials of Political Research
Westview Press | September 15, 2000 | ISBN-10: 0813368669 | 250 pages | PDF | 11.09 MB

This text is a complete introduction to research methods in political science, covering all the topics typically included in a one semester undergraduate-level course. It concentrates on the basics

Political Anthropology: Power And Paradigms  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by phidhahoogaya at April 24, 2011
Political Anthropology: Power And Paradigms

Political Anthropology: Power And Paradigms
Westview Press | August 25, 2001 | ISBN-10: 0813338042 | 272 pages | PDF | 23.3 MB

Politics is all about power, and power–its composition, creation, and use–pervades this unique and clearly written assessment of the paradigms by which anthropologists explain and understand political phenomena. In Political
The Gendered Effects of Electoral Institutions: Political Engagement and Participation

The Gendered Effects of Electoral Institutions: Political Engagement and Participation (Comparative Politics) by Miki Caul Kittilson and Leslie A. Schwindt-Bayer
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0199608601 | 208 pages | PDF | 0,7 MB

Democracy within Parties: Candidate Selection Methods and their Political Consequences  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at July 30, 2014
Democracy within Parties: Candidate Selection Methods and their Political Consequences

Reuven Y. Hazan, Gideon Rahat - Democracy within Parties: Candidate Selection Methods and their Political Consequences
Published: 2010-08-20 | ISBN: 0199572542 | PDF | 264 pages | 3 MB
Making Politics Work for Development: Harnessing Transparency and Citizen Engagement (Policy Research Reports)

Making Politics Work for Development: Harnessing Transparency and Citizen Engagement (Policy Research Reports) by World Bank
English | July 14, 2016 | ISBN: 146480771X | 281 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Governments fail to provide the public goods needed for development when its leaders knowingly and deliberately ignore sound technical advice or are unable to follow it, despite the best of intentions, because of political constraints. This report focuses on two forces―citizen engagement and transparency―that hold the key to solving government failures by shaping how political markets function. Citizens are not only queueing at voting booths, but are also taking to the streets and using diverse media to pressure, sanction and select the leaders who wield power within government, including by entering as contenders for leadership.
Geospatial Technologies and Homeland Security: Research Frontiers and Future Challenges (GeoJournal Library)

Geospatial Technologies and Homeland Security: Research Frontiers and Future Challenges (GeoJournal Library) by Daniel Z. Sui
English | June 19, 2008 | ISBN: 1402083394 | 378 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Homeland security and context In the Geographical Dimensions of Terrorism (GDOT) (Cutter et al. 2003), the first book after 9/11 to address homeland security and geography, we developed several thematic research agendas and explored intersections between geographic research and the importance of context, both geographical and political, in relationship to the concepts of terrorism and security.
Altering Party Systems: Strategic Behavior and the Emergence of New Political Parties in Western Democracies

Altering Party Systems: Strategic Behavior and the Emergence of New Political Parties in Western Democracies (Interests, Identities, and Institutions in Comparative Politics) by Simon Hug
English | 2001 | ISBN: 0472111841 | 216 Pages | PDF | 10.32 MB

Sport and Body Politics in Japan (Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 9, 2017
Sport and Body Politics in Japan (Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society)

Sport and Body Politics in Japan (Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society) by Wolfram Manzenreiter
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0415840406 | 330 Pages | PDF | 2.24 MB