Comparative politics

    Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics

    By Todd Landman

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    Building on the strengths of the third edition, this highly regarded textbook continues to provide the best introduction to the strategies of comparative research in political science. Divided into three parts, the book begins by examining different methods, applying these methods to dominant issues in comparative politics using a wealth...

    Issues in 21st Century World Politics

    By Mark Beeson

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    They place this text within the context of the key questions that arise from these issues: to what extent can policy makers cope with fundamental changes to politics, what will the impact of non-state actors be, what can we predict about future world politics, to name a few.

    Politics in Pacific Asia

    By Jason Young

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    A range of representative countries China, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines are used as key case examples throughout and each of them is subject to a detailed full-page country profile. This diverse region is a fascinating area for study.

    United States Supreme Court

    By Robert McKeever

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    This book provides an accessible but thorough account of the US Supreme Court and its influence on American society and political life. -- .

    Hate Spin: The Manufacture of Religious Offense and Its Threat to Democracy

    By Cherian George

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    How right-wing political entrepreneurs around the world use religious offense -- both given and taken -- to mobilize supporters and marginalize opponents. In the United States, elements of the religious right fuel fears of an existential Islamic threat, spreading anti-Muslim rhetoric into mainstream politics. In Indonesia, Muslim absolutists urge suppression...

    Democracy and its Discontents in Latin America

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    Why is there so much discontent with democracy across Latin America? Are regimes being judged by unrealistic standards of success - or is there legitimate cause for criticism? Addressing these questions, the authors explore the diverse ways in which the specific nature of Latin American democracy explains the current performance...

    Developments in British Politics 10

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    In recent years British politics has seemed increasingly unpredictable.

    Beyond Mosque, Church, and State

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    Cambridge Studies in Economics, Choice, and Society: The Ethics of Influence: Government in the Age of Behavioral Science

    By Cass R. Sunstein

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    Cass R. Sunstein, the eminent legal scholar and best-selling co-author of Nudge 2008, breaks new ground with The Ethics of Influence: Government in the Age of Behavioral Science, an investigation of ethical issues surrounding government nudges, choice architecture, and the constraints and responsibilities of an ethical state.

    Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics

    By Sheena Chestnut Greitens

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    This book will be used in advanced undergraduate courses and graduate seminars on East Asia, authoritarianism, contentious politics, human rights, comparative politics, protest and repression, and international relations.

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