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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...

Egalitarianism

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...

Election Observation and the Detection of Fraud

Thad Hall

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Election Observation and the Detection of FraudIntroductionDemocratic governance, the idea that the will of the people “shall be the basis of the auth...

Electoral and Party System Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

David Backer, James D. Long

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Electoral and Party System Development in Sub-Saharan Africa Introduction Elections and political parties hold a central position in the study...

Electoral Assistance

Max Bader

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Electoral AssistanceIntroductionThe late 1980s and early 1990s witnessed a rapid global expansion of democracy. During these years, international acto...

Electoral Change in Latin America

Nancy Lapp

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2015-03-10

Electoral Change in Latin America Introduction Electoral change in Latin America is a broad topic encompassing electoral laws and practices, a...

Electoral Institutions and Women’s Representation

Michael FitzGerald, Melody E. Valdini

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

Electoral Institutions and Women’s RepresentationIntroductionWhile there are many factors that drive women’s descriptive representation (i.e., the per...

Electoral Reform and Voting in the United States

Elliott Fullmer

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-05-24

Electoral Reform and Voting in the United StatesIntroductionThere is perhaps nothing more central to democratic governance than the act of voting. Cas...

Electoral Volatility in the New Democracies of Latin America

Mariano Torcal

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Electoral Volatility in the New Democracies of Latin AmericaIntroductionThe topic of electoral volatility was not at the center of academic work in La...

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