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Third-Party Politics in the United States

Stephen K. Medvic

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-09-25

Third-Party Politics in the United StatesIntroductionThird parties, and those who vote for third parties, are an understudied aspect of politics in th...

Tocqueville’s Political Thought

Diana Boros

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Tocqueville’s Political ThoughtIntroductionAlexis de Tocqueville (b. 1805–d. 1859) was a French politician and writer, considered variously as histori...

Transboundary Pollution

Helena Varkkey

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2019-11-26

Transboundary PollutionIntroductionTransboundary pollution problems have become increasingly important issues on the agenda of politicians, economists...

Transitional Justice

Matt Murphy

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Transitional JusticeIntroductionTransitional justice (sometimes called retroactive justice) is broadly defined as policies undertaken by a new regime ...

Transnational Private Regulation

Paul Verbruggen, Phillip Paiement

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Transnational Private RegulationIntroductionTransnational private regulation has attracted great attention from academics in the last decade. Scholars...

Turkey, Political Development of

Ergun Özbudun

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Political Development of TurkeyIntroductionThis article is divided into three main parts: the Historical Setting, the Constitutional System, and Conte...

US Military Bases Abroad

Alexander Cooley

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

US Military Bases Abroad Introduction Since World II, the United States has maintained a network of hundreds of military bases, installations, ...

US Politics, Neoliberalism in

Matthew Dean Hindman, Andrew Noland

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2019-10-30

Neoliberalism in US PoliticsIntroductionIn the waning decades of the 20th century, inequalities of wealth and political influence intensified amid wha...

US Presidency, The

George C. Edwards

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

The US PresidencyIntroductionPerhaps no other government official commands the attention, stirs the imagination, and generates the emotions as the Ame...

US Presidential Campaigns and Their Impact

Andrew Reeves, David Miller, Bryant Moy

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

US Presidential Campaigns and Their ImpactIntroductionU.S. presidential campaigns dominate national media attention during increasingly long periods b...

Venezuela, The Path Toward Authoritarianism in

Adriana Boersner

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2019-10-30

The Path Toward Authoritarianism in VenezuelaIntroductionVenezuela formally democratized in 1958 after several political and social forces fought toge...

Voter Support for Women Candidates

Rosalyn Cooperman

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2020-04-22

Voter Support for Women CandidatesIntroductionVoter support for women candidates in American politics may best be summed up by the often-repeated phra...

Voter Turnout

André Blais, Eva Anduiza

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Voter Turnout Introduction Participating in elections is an essential component of democracy: citizens in democratic political systems are exp...

Voter Turnout Field Experiments

Christopher Larimer

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2018-05-24

Voter Turnout Field ExperimentsIntroductionVoter mobilization field experiments, often referred to as “get out the vote,” or GOTV field experiments, a...

Welfare State Development

Linda Cook

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Welfare State Development Introduction The modern welfare state originated in industrializing Europe, in the English system of “poor laws” that...

Welfare State Development in Latin America

Amanda L. Beal

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Welfare State Development in Latin AmericaIntroductionThe term “welfare state” refers to government programs aimed at protecting or promoting economic...

Welfare State Development in Western Europe

Catherine Bolzendahl

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2017-01-11

Welfare State Development in Western EuropeIntroductionThere has been an increasing focus of research within sociology and political science on the de...

West Africa, Politics of

David Ehrhardt

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Politics of West Africa Introduction Nigerian “419” scams, civil war violence in Liberia and Sierra Leone, and the relatively recent traumas of...

White Identity Politics

Ashley Jardina

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2021-04-21

White Identity PoliticsIntroductionThe attitudes that whites have about race have been a defining component of their political views since at least th...

Women and Conflict Studies

Rebecca Best

Subject: Political Science »

Date Added: 2020-08-26

Women and Conflict StudiesIntroductionTraditionally, women have been viewed as having little agency in wars and conflicts. Women were thought neither ...

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