9780321089823

Comparative Politics Today: A World View

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321089823

  • ISBN10:

    0321089820

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 7/1/2002
  • Publisher: Pearson College Div
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Summary

This classic book defined the discipline of comparative politics and continues to define the direction of the course by offering the same respected approach in an accessible new edition. The Seventh Edition has been fully updated and the theoretical chapters have been thoroughly revised and restructured. It also features a new "Contemporary Problems" section in each study, plus new example boxes.

Table of Contents

Detailed Contents xiii
Preface to the Updated Seventh Edition xix
Preface xxi
Acknowledgements xxiii
Contributors xxv
PART ONE Introduction 1(48)
Issues in Comparative Politics
3(31)
Comparing Political Systems
34(15)
PART TWO System, Process, and Policy 49(116)
Political Culture and Political Socialization
51(17)
Interest Articulation
68(19)
Interest Aggregation and Political Parties
87(20)
Government and Policymaking
107(29)
Public Policy
136(29)
PART THREE Country Studies 165(620)
Politics in England
167(54)
Richard Rose
Politics in France
221(54)
Martin A. Schain
Politics in Germany
275(56)
Russell J. Dalton
Politics in Japan
331(46)
Frances Rosenbluth
Michael F. Thies
Politics in Russia
377(48)
Thomas F. Remington
Politics in China
425(44)
Melanie Manion
Politics in Mexico
469(52)
Wayne A. Cornelius
Politics in Brazil
521(56)
Frances Hagoplan
Politics in Egypt
577(58)
Ann Mosely Lesch
Politics in India
635(52)
Subrata K. Mitra
Politics in Nigeria
687(52)
Robert J. Mundt
Oladimeji Aborisade
Politics in the United States
739(46)
Austin Ranney
Index 785

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