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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...

Political Institutions and the Policymaking Process in Latin America

Sebastian M. Saiegh

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Political Institutions and the Policymaking Process in Latin AmericaIntroductionThe systematic study of how institutional rules and political practice...

Political Obligation

George Klosko

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2015-09-29

Political ObligationIntroductionThe moral obligation to obey the law, or as it is generally called, political obligation, is a moral requirement to ob...

Political Parties and Electoral Politics of Japan

Go Murakami, Benjamin Nyblade

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Political Parties and Electoral Politics of Japan Introduction Outside of western Europe and its former settler colonies, Japan has had the lo...

Political Roles and Activities of Former Presidents and Prime Ministers

Lisa Anderson

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2020-09-24

Political Roles and Activities of Former Presidents and Prime MinistersIntroductionOver the last century, thanks to the greater number of independent ...

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