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Oil, Politics of

Steve Yetiv

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Politics of OilIntroductionThe politics of oil emerged in the 20th century as one of the most critical dimensions shaping domestic and global life. Li...

Online Public Opinion Polling

D. Sunshine Hillygus, Brian Guay

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Online Public Opinion PollingIntroductionIn an environment of declining survey response rates, decreased use of landline telephones, and rising costs ...

Origins and Impact of Proportional Representation, The

Alan Renwick

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

The Origins and Impact of Proportional Representation Introduction The label “proportional representation” (PR) refers to a broad family of el...

Outcomes of Social Movements and Protest Activities

Marco Giugni, Lorenzo Bosi, Katrin Uba

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Outcomes of Social Movements and Protest ActivitiesIntroductionScholarship has left the study of the consequences of social movements in the backgroun...

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 CongressIntroduction“Legislative organization” refers to the internal organization of a le...

Partisan Polarization in the US Congress

Sean M. Theriault, Megan M. Moeller

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Partisan Polarization in the US Congress Introduction The trend of polarization between the political parties in Congress is, perhaps, the mos...

Partisan Polarization in the US Electorate

Matthew S. Levendusky

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Partisan Polarization in the US Electorate Introduction The literature on party polarization in American politics focuses on two distinct (tho...

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...

Party System Institutionalization in Democracies

Scott Mainwaring, Fernando Bizzarro, Aaron Watanabe, María Victoria De Negri

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Party System Institutionalization in DemocraciesIntroductionParty systems vary in many dimensions. Variation in the stability and predictability of th...

Peace Operations

Kai Michael Kenkel

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2016-01-21

Peace OperationsIntroductionPeace operations (POs)—the deployment of military, police, and civilian personnel by multilateral organizations with a vie...

Personality and Politics

Megan Remmel

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2016-01-21

Personality and PoliticsIntroductionPersonality involves the investigation of individual differences, both differences across individuals and the mani...

Personalization of Politics

Diego Garzia, Frederico Ferreira da Silva

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2019-01-15

Personalization of PoliticsIntroductionOver the last decades, the “personalization of politics” has turned into one of the defining elements of the de...

Plato’s Political Thought

Mark Blitz, J. Michael Hoffpauir

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

Plato’s Political ThoughtIntroductionPlato’s political philosophy is the first great theoretical examination of political life and is arguably the cor...

Policy Feedback

Andrea Louise Campbell

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Policy FeedbackIntroductionAlthough political science research often views public policy as the outcome of political processes, the policy feedback ap...

Policy Responsiveness to Public Opinion

Robert S. Erikson

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Policy Responsiveness to Public OpinionIntroductionPolicy responsiveness is a goal of democratic government—that government action responds to the pre...

Political Ambition

Karen Shafer

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Political AmbitionIntroductionPolitical ambition typically means the desire for officeholders to run for a higher office or for those who do not hold ...

Political Economy of Financial Regulation in Advanced Industrial Democracies, The

Richard Deeg, Walter James

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

The Political Economy of Financial Regulation in Advanced Industrial DemocraciesIntroductionThe regulation of finance is central to the growth and dev...

Political Economy of India

Aseema Sinha

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

Political Economy of IndiaIntroductionIndependent India is seventy years old (1947–2017) and may be the fastest-growing economy in the world. Yet, pov...

Political Economy of Taxation, The

Stanley L. Winer, Paola Profeta, Walter Hettich

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

The Political Economy of Taxation Introduction Cicero called taxes “the sinews of the state,” pointing to the crucial role they played in the ...

Political Geography in American Politics

Seth C. McKee

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Political Geography in American PoliticsIntroductionNot that it ever went away, but 21st-century political science research is emphasizing the role of...

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