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Comparative politics : classic and contemporary readings
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Éditeur Oxford University Press
Année copyright 2017
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Comparative politics : classic and contemporary readings
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1 vol. (xxi-340 pages) ; 24 cm
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Bibliogr. en fin de chapitres. Index
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Classification Dewey
320.3
Contenu
P. ix ; Introduction ; P. 1 ; Section I: Questions, concepts, and comparative political analysis ; P. 3 ; The comparative approach: an introduction : Guns, germs, and steel: the fates of human societies /Jared Diamond ; Why nations fail: the origins of power, prosperity, and poverty / Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson ; Democracy with adjectives: conceptual innovation in comprative research / David Collier and Steven Levitsky ; P. 25 ; Theories, hypotheses, and evidence : Objective knowledge: an evolutionary approach / Karl Popper ; Designing social inquiry: scientific inference in qualitative research / Gary King, Robert Keohane, and Sidney Verba ; Historical enquiry and comparative politics / James Mahoney and Celso M. Villegas ; P. 45 ; Section II : The state, development, democracy, and authoritarianism ; P. 47 ; The state : Politics as a vocation / Max Weber ; Prosperity and violence: the political economy of development / Robert H. Bates ; P. 55 ; Political economy : Using the market for social development / Milton Friedman ; The three worlds of welfare capitalism / Gost Esping-Andersen ; P. 71 ; Development : State-directed development: political power and industrialization in the global periphery /Atul Kohli ; Trust: the social virtues and the creation of propsperity /Francis Fukuyama ; P. 91 ; Democracy and democratization : What democracy is ... and is not / Philippe C. Schmitter and Terry Lynn Karl ; Some social requisites of democracy: economic development and political legitimacy / Seymour Martin Lipset ; ; P. 113 ; Authoritarian regimes and democratic breakdown : The rise of competitive authoritarianism / Steven Levitsky and Lucan Way ; Social origins of dictatorship and democracy: lord and peasant in the making of the modern world / Barrington Moore ; Economic origins of dictatorship and democracy / Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson ; P. 133 ; Section III : Institutions of government ; P. 135 ; Constitutions and constitutional design : Exploring federalism / Daniel J. Elazar ; Towards juristocracy: the origins and consequences of the new constitutionalism / Ran Hirschl ; P. 153 ; Legislatures and legislative elections : The concept of representation / Hannah Pitkin ; Explaining legislative politics of Latin America / Scott Morgenstern ; P. 163 ; Executives : Juan Linz, Presidentialism, and democracy: a critical appraisal / Scott Mainwaring and Matthew Soberg Shugart ; Constitutional design for divided societies /Arend Lijphart ; Personal rule: theory and practice in Africa / Robert Jackson and Carl Rosberg ; P. 197 ; Political parties, party systems, and interest groups : The same subject continued: the utility of the union as a safeguard against domestic faction and insurrection / James Madison ; The formation of national party systems: federalism and party competition in Canada, Great Britain, India, and the United States / Pradeep Chhibber and Ken Kollman ; P. 209 ; Section IV : Politics, society, and culture ; P. 211 ; Revolutions and contention : Why men rebel /Ted Robert Gurr ; States and social revolutions: a comparative analysis of France, Russia, and China / Theda Skocpol ; Now out of never: the element of surprise in the East European revolution of 1989 / Timur Kuran ; P. 237 ; Nationalism and national identity : Imagined communities: reflections on the origin and spread of nationalism / Benedict Anderson ; Nations, states, and violence / David D. Laitin ; States of war: how the nation-state made modern conflict / Andreas Wimmer ; P. 253 ; Race, ethnicity, and gender : Is gender like ethnicity? the political representation of identity groups / Mala Htun ; From movements to parties in Latin America: the evolution of ethnic politics / Donna Lee Van Cott ; P. 273 ; Ideology and religion : The end of history / Mala Htun ; The clash of civilizations? / Samuel P. Huntington ; The political origins of religious liberty /Anthony Gill ; P. 291 ; Section V : The comparative-international nexus ; P. 293 ; Comparative politics and international relations : The five wars of globalization / Moisés Naim ; Offshoring: the next industrial revolution? /Alan blinder ; Tragedy of the commons /Garrett Hardin
Résumé
"Comparative Politics: Classic and Contemporary Readings brings together major articles and book chapters from the field of comparative politics, including both classic pieces and more recent contributions that have significantly advanced research in the field. The selections represent major theoretical schools of thought for addressing research questions in comparative politics, giving students a clear sense of how thinkers differ in understanding the causes of major events in world politics. An excellent stand-alone text, Comparative Politics: Classic and Contemporary Readings is also a perfect companion to the editors' textbook, Comparative Politics: Integrating Theories, Methods, and Cases, Second Edition" -- From the publisher
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978-0-19-973095-7
0-19-973095-4
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