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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...

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...

Failed and Weak States in Theory and Practice

Robert I. Rotberg

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Failed and Weak States in Theory and Practice Introduction A failed state is a country with a government that cannot or will not deliver essen...

Political Economy of Financial Regulation in Advanced Industrial Democracies, The

Richard Deeg

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

The Political Economy of Financial Regulation in Advanced Industrial Democracies Introduction The regulation of financial markets is central t...

Party Networks

Seth Masket

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Party Networks Introduction The study of party networks is a subset of social network analysis within political science. Social network analys...

Latin America, Democratic Transitions in

Reynaldo Yunuen Ortega Ortíz

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Democratic Transitions in Latin America Introduction Since gaining their independence at the beginning of the 19th century, the Latin American ...

Democratic Theory

Michael Laurence

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Democratic Theory Introduction Democratic theory is an established subfield of political theory that is primarily concerned with examining the...

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...

Crisis of European Integration in Historical Perspective, The

George Ross

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

The Crisis of European Integration in Historical Perspective Introduction Today’s Eurozone disaster is often called the worst crisis in the hi...

Cosmopolitan Political Thought

Farah Godrej

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Cosmopolitan Political Thought Introduction Cosmopolitan political thought is an emerging subfield of political theory. It is motivated by a t...

Democratization in Central America

Fabrice Lehoucq

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Democratization in Central America Introduction Even as late as the 1980s, no one would have thought of writing about democratization in Centra...

Latin America, Environmental Policy and Politics in

Jose Carlos Orihuela

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Environmental Policy and Politics in Latin America Introduction The study of environmental policy and politics has undergone a rapid and comple...

Labor Politics in East Asia

Yoonkyung Lee

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Labor Politics in East Asia Introduction Labor politics is understood as various modes and processes of collective action taken by workers and...

Partisan and Nonpartisan Theories of Organization in the US Congress

Chris Den Hartog

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Partisan and Nonpartisan Theories of Organization in the US Congress Introduction “Legislative organization” refers to the internal organizati...

Democracy and Dictatorship in Central Asia

Mariya Y. Omelicheva

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Democracy and Dictatorship in Central Asia Introduction The fall of communism in Europe and the demise of the Soviet Union were met with jubil...

Comparative Capitalism Theory

Geoffrey Wood

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Comparative Capitalism Theory Introduction The 1990s saw a revival of interest in comparative institutionalist approaches, building on pioneer...

Science and Democracy

Mark B. Brown

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Science and Democracy ...

Development of Survey Research

Richard Johnston

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Development of Survey Research Introduction Survey research and empirical political science grew up together. Although the bills for commercial...

Election Forecasting

Mary Stegmaier, Helmut Norpoth

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Election Forecasting Introduction Election forecasting appeals to a basic human urge to peek into the future. Ever since elections were invent...

Libertarianism

Jason Brennan

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2015-03-10

Libertarianism Introduction Libertarianism is a political philosophy, or more precisely, a family of closely related political philosophies. “...

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