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The politics companion

Author: Robert Leach
Publisher: Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Series: Palgrave student companions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"New to politics and looking for an introduction to the subject? Starting university and seeking tips on note taking, essays and presentations? Needing facts or guidance for an assignment or exam revision? The Politics Companion provides all this - and far more. It is your guide to the subject and its study, your advisor on key decisions, and your one-stop reference source throughout your degree. Giving the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Leach, Robert, 1941-
Politics companion.
Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
(OCoLC)762157321
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Leach
ISBN: 0230517900 9780230517905 9780230517899 0230517897
OCLC Number: 181600973
Description: xiii, 314 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: pt. I. Studying politics. What is politics really about? ; What to expect from your politics course ; Study skills --
pt. II. Theories and approaches to the study of politics. The evolution of the study of politics ; Theories, models and approaches in modern political science --
pt. III. Key political terms and concepts --
pt. IV. Key thinkers --
pt. V. Key research and debates --
pt. VI. What next? --
pt. VII. Resources for studying politics. Resources for politics students ; Guidance for further reading.
Series Title: Palgrave student companions.
Responsibility: Robert Leach.
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An extremely accessible student companion covering all the main aspects of political science from the nature of the disciplines and main components of courses to study skills, key terms and concepts;  Read more...

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