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Authoritarianism in the Public

Elizabeth Suhay, Brianna Maurer

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Authoritarianism in the PublicIntroductionThe study of the “authoritarian personality” began in Europe with the rise of Hitler as an effort to underst...

Authoritarianism in Turkey

Paul Kubicek

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-05-24

Authoritarianism in TurkeyIntroductionSince its establishment in 1923, the Republic of Turkey has struggled to establish a stable, well-functioning de...

Bicameralism in Stable Democracies

David Fisk

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Bicameralism in Stable DemocraciesIntroductionBicameralism refers to legislative systems that include two chambers. In presidential systems, both cham...

Big Data in Political Science Research

L. Jason Anastasopoulos, Keith T. Poole

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

Big Data in Political Science ResearchIntroductionIn both applied politics and academic political science research, big data techniques have gained co...

Biopolitics and State Regulation of Human Life

Michael Laurence

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Biopolitics and State Regulation of Human LifeIntroduction“Biopolitics” is a term that refers to the intersection and mutual incorporation of life and...

Birthright Citizenship

Iseult Honohan

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Birthright CitizenshipIntroductionBirthright citizenship refers to the legal status of citizenship when acquired through birth to a citizen parent (iu...

Brazilian Foreign Policy

Antônio Carlos Lessa, Niels Søndergaard

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Brazilian Foreign PolicyIntroductionBrazilian foreign policy is internationally recognized, in comparative terms, for its stability, continuity, and a...

Brazilian Political Development

Barry Ames

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Brazilian Political Development Introduction The study of politics in Brazil is arguably the most advanced of all non–Organization for Economi...

Brexit, British Politics, and European Integration

Matthias Matthijs, Christina Toenshoff

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Brexit, British Politics, and European IntegrationIntroductionThe June 2016 referendum vote in the United Kingdom to leave the European Union was both...

Business-State Relations in Europe

Pepper D. Culpepper

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

Business-State Relations in EuropeIntroductionThe contemporary literature on business-state relations explores questions both of how business influenc...

Campaign Finance in the Era of Super-PACS

Robert G. Boatright

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Campaign Finance in the Era of Super-PACsIntroductionThe regulations concerning how American political campaigns are financed have changed dramaticall...

Canadian Foreign Policy

Adam Chapnick, Jean-Christophe Boucher

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Canadian Foreign PolicyIntroductionCanadian foreign policy is a relatively new field of study in both history and political science. Although Prime Mi...

Candidate Emergence and Recruitment

Cherie Maestas, Mary Jo Shepherd

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

Candidate Emergence and RecruitmentIntroductionHigh-quality candidates for office are an essential ingredient for an effective democracy. At the most ...

Caribbean, Elections and Democracy in the

Cynthia Barrow-Giles, Tennyson S. D. Joseph

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2020-07-29

Elections and Democracy in the CaribbeanIntroductionThe works included in this compendium summary address themes relevant to the elections and democra...

Celebrities in US Politics

Harry C. Strine

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2021-08-25

Celebrities in US PoliticsIntroductionThe technological innovations during the 20th and 21st centuries that brought us radio, television, movies, the ...

Channels of Electoral Representation in Advanced Industrialized Democracies

Marcus Kreuzer

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Channels of Electoral Representation in Advanced Industrialized Democracies Introduction Electoral systems and political parties not only are ...

China-Taiwan Relations

Steven Goldstein

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

China-Taiwan Relations Introduction The complex relationship between the Republic of China (ROC) on the island of Taiwan and the People’s Repub...

China, Political Economy of

Eileen Yuk-ha Tsang

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2020-10-28

Political Economy of ChinaIntroductionThis article explores why the younger generation of China’s emergent middle class embraces conspicuous consumpti...

China's One-Child Policy

Tyrene White

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

China’s One-Child Policy Introduction In 1979 China’s “one-child-per-couple” policy, or one-child policy, was launched. The policy was part of ...

Chinese Communist Party

Kerry Brown

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2017-05-24

Chinese Communist PartyIntroductionThe Communist Party of China (CPC) is the world’s largest political organization, with a history approaching one hu...

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