Political Science A Comparative Introduction

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  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 6/14/2013
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

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Long established as the leading text in the field, the new edition has been comprehensively updated and rewritten. Accessible, student-friendly and truly international in its coverage, this edition includes an brand new chapter on voters and increased coverage of rising powers, such as India and Brazil.

Author Biography

ROD HAGUE was formerly Senior Lecturer in Politics, University of Newcastle, UK.MARTIN HARROP was formerly Senior Lecturer in Politics, University of Newcastle, UK.

Table of Contents

1. Political Concepts
2. The State
3. Democracy
4. Authoritarian Rule
5. Theoretical Approaches
6. Political Culture
7. Political Communication
8. Political Participation
9. Interest Groups
10. Political Parties
11. Elections
12. Voters
13. Constitutions and Law
14. Multilevel Governance
15. Legislatures
16. The Political Executive
17. The Bureaucracy and Public Management
18. The Policy Process
19. Comparative Methods

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