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Democratic Peace Theory

Dan Reiter

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

Democratic Peace Theory Introduction Democratic peace is the proposition that democracies are more peaceful in their foreign relations. This i...

Democratic Theory

Michael Laurence

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Democratic TheoryIntroductionDemocratic theory is an established subfield of political theory that is primarily concerned with examining the definitio...


David Samuels

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Democratization Introduction Democratization is defined as a change in political regime within a sovereign state from nondemocracy to democracy...

Democratization in Africa

Clark Gibson, Brigitte Zimmerman

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2015-10-26

Democratization in Africa Introduction On a continent once dominated by dictators and one-party states, elections are now entrenched in Africa...

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...

Democratization in Mexico

Jonathan Hiskey

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Democratization in Mexico Introduction For many, Mexico became a democracy on the night of 2 July 2000, when the Partido Revolucionario Instit...

Democratization in the Muslim World

Frédéric Volpi, Francesco Cavatorta

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2019-11-26

Democratization in the Muslim WorldIntroductionThe issue of the democratization of the Muslim world has puzzled scholarship since the end of the Cold ...

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...

Diasporas and Politics

Nikola Mirilovic, Nadejda Marinova

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Diasporas and PoliticsIntroductionIn 2020, according to the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs, 281 million individuals, or 3.5 percent of t...

Direct Democracy in the United States

Stephen P. Nicholson, Kayla S. Canelo

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Direct Democracy In The United StatesIntroductionThe distinguishing feature of direct democracy is that voters determine policy outcomes. The brainchi...

Dual Citizenship

Cristina Escobar

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2019-07-31

Dual CitizenshipIntroductionDual or multiple nationality/citizenship is a status that grants an individual membership in two or more states. This stat...

East Africa, Politics of

George Nyabuga

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Politics of East Africa Introduction The focus of this article is Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania, although countries including Rwanda, Burundi, So...

East and Southeast Asia, Political Party Systems in

Olli Hellmann

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2020-07-29

Political Party Systems in East and Southeast AsiaIntroductionThis article reviews academic work on party systems—defined as the patterns of interacti...

East and Southeast Asia, Women and Politics in

Netina Tan

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2020-07-29

Women and Politics in East and Southeast AsiaIntroductionWomen’s descriptive representation in East and Southeast Asia remains lower than global avera...

East Asia, Civil Society and Social Movements in

Mary Alice Haddad

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2020-10-28

Civil Society and Social Movements in East AsiaIntroductionCivil society in East Asia emerged from two community-generated needs: Rural villages relyi...

Economic Voting

Mary Stegmaier, Michael S. Lewis-Beck

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Economic Voting Introduction Voting is an act of political behavior that has been explained in a number of ways. A sociological approach may s...

Effects of the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks on American Public Opinion and Behavior

Carlin Crisanti, Jennifer Merolla

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Effects of the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks on American Public Opinion and BehaviorIntroductionThe September 11th attacks were the deadliest international t...


Carl Knight, Andreas Albertsen

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

EgalitarianismIntroductionEquality as a bare concept refers to two or more distinct things or people being the same in some dimension. Different forms...

Election Forecasting

Mary Stegmaier, Helmut Norpoth

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Election ForecastingIntroductionElection forecasting appeals to a basic human urge to peek into the future. Ever since elections were invented to choo...

Election Laws in Democracies

Ignacio Lago

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

Election Laws in DemocraciesIntroductionContemporary democracies are based on the principle of division of labor: citizens delegate the tasks of gover...

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