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Race in American Political Thought

Alvin B. Tillery, Jr.

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Race in American Political Thought Introduction The race concept and race relations have been central themes in American political thought fro...

Regime Transitions and Variation in Post-Communist Europe

Paul Kubicek

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Regime Transitions and Variation in Post-Communist Europe Introduction The collapse of communism opened up prospects for political change in e...

Regional Security

James Sperling

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Regional Security Introduction The intellectual roots of regional security studies can be traced to the geopolitical writings of the late 19th ...

Religion, Politics, and Civic Engagement in the United States

J. Tobin Grant

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Religion, Politics, and Civic Engagement in the United States Introduction Though church and state are constitutionally separated, religion an...

Russia and the West

Dmitry Gorenburg

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Russia and the West ...

Science and Democracy

Mark B. Brown

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Science and Democracy ...

South Korea, Politics of

Victor Cha, Ji-Young Lee

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Politics of South Korea ...

State Building in Sub-Saharan Africa

Elliott Green

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

State Building in sub-Saharan Africa Introduction State-building in Africa has long been a concern of scholars and policymakers. The subject is...

Supreme Court of the United States, The

Carol Nackenoff

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

The Supreme Court of the United States Introduction The Supreme Court of the United States as a subject offers many different choices of direc...

Taiwan, Politics of

Hans Stockton

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Politics of Taiwan Introduction This entity is known today by its citizens and a small number of states as the Republic of China; by Beijing as...

Tea Party, The

Theda Skocpol, Vanessa Williamson

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

The Tea Party Introduction The Tea Party is a loosely coordinated right-wing political upsurge that began in the first weeks of the administra...

Transitional Justice

Matt Murphy

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Transitional Justice Introduction Transitional justice (sometimes called retroactive justice) is broadly defined as policies undertaken by a ne...

Turkey, Political Development of

Ergun Özbudun

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Political Development of Turkey Introduction This article is divided into three main parts: the historical setting, the constitutional system,...

US Military Bases Abroad

Alexander Cooley

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

US Military Bases Abroad Introduction Since World II, the United States has maintained a network of hundreds of military bases, installations, ...

US Presidency, The

George C. Edwards

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

The US Presidency Introduction Perhaps no other government official commands the attention, stirs the imagination, and generates the emotions ...

Voter Turnout

André Blais, Eva Anduiza

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Voter Turnout Introduction Participating in elections is an essential component of democracy: citizens in democratic political systems are exp...

Welfare State Development

Linda Cook

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Welfare State Development Introduction The modern welfare state originated in industrializing Europe, in the English system of “poor laws” that...

Welfare State Development in Latin America

Amanda L. Beal

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Welfare State Development in Latin America ...

West Africa, Politics of

David Ehrhardt

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Politics of West Africa Introduction Nigerian “419” scams, civil war violence in Liberia and Sierra Leone, and the relatively recent traumas of...

Worker Politics in China

Marc Blecher

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Worker Politics in China Introduction Workers’ politics in China has attracted a great deal of academic attention since the country’s structura...

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