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  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2013-03-22
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

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The fully revised and updated fourth edition of this highly successful text offers a truly comprehensive introduction to the study of politics, written from an international perspective

Author Biography

ANDREW HEYWOOD is the author of such bestselling texts as Global Politics, Political Ideologies and Political Theory , used by hundreds of thousands of students around the world.

Table of Contents

What is Politics?
Political Ideas and Ideologies
Politics and the State
Democracy and Legitimacy
Nations and Nationalism
Political Economy and Globalization
Politics, Society and Identity
Media and Political Culture
Representation, Elections and Voting
Parties and Party Systems
Groups, Interests and Movements
Governments, Systems and Regimes
Political Executives and Leadership
Constitutions, Law and Judges
Public Policy and Bureaucracies
Multilevel Politics
Security, War and Peace
World Order and Global Governance
Policy and Performance
Does Politics Matter?
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