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The practice of comparative politics : a reader

Author: Paul G Lewis; David C Potter; Francis G Castles
Publisher: London ; New York : Longman, 1978.
Series: Set books (Open University)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2d edView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul G Lewis; David C Potter; Francis G Castles
ISBN: 0582490332 9780582490338
OCLC Number: 4135086
Description: viii, 380 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: What is politics? I. / R.A. Dahl --
What is politics? II. / Max Weber --
The nature of comparative analysis / R.C. Macridis --
Comparative politics / G.A. Almond --
Comparative government / S.E. Finer --
Why does M. Rouget, a French worker, vote communist? / A. Przeworski and H. Teune --
Does the civil service expand regardless of the amount of work (if any) to be done? / C.N. Parkinson --
What is the best form of constitution? / Aristotle --
How does a democracy come into existence? / D.A. Rustow --
Do public policies vary in different types of democratic system? / B.C. Peters, J.C. Doughtie, and M.K. McCulloch --
Why do different governments make different decisions and pursue different policies? / A. King --
Why do revolutions occur? / J.C. Davies --
Why have the outcomes of the Russian and Chinese revolutions been different? / T. Skocpol --
Non-comparable data / R. Holt and J. Turner --
Biased data / R. Jenkins --
Inescapable subjective judgments / A. Hacker --
Faulty concepts / G. Sartori --
Is a science of comparative politics possible? / A.C. MacIntyre --
The explanation of politics : comparison, strategy, and theory / G. Roberts --
Comparative politics : methods or theories? / R. Looker --
Comparative history / L.M. Salamon --
The primacy of politics / G.D. Paige.
Series Title: Set books (Open University)
Responsibility: edited by Paul G. Lewis, David C. Potter, and Francis G. Castles.

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