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Forthcoming Political Research Methods Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Turkish Deep State

    State Consolidation, Civil-Military Relations and Democracy

    By Mehtap Söyler

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    The deep state ranks among the most critical issues in Turkish politics. This book traces its origins and offers an explanation of the emergence and trajectory of the deep state; the meaning and function of informal and authoritarian institutions in the formal security sector of a democratic regime...

    To Be Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Political Science Statistics

    Observations and Expectations in Political Analysis

    By Peter Galderisi

    In politics, you begin by asking theoretically interesting questions. Sometimes statistics can help answer those questions. When it comes to applied statistics, students shouldn’t just learn a vast array of formula—they need to learn the basic concepts of statistics as solutions to particular...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Regression Analysis for the Social Sciences

    2nd Edition

    By Rachel A. Gordon

    Provides graduate students in the social sciences with the basic skills they need to estimate, interpret, present, and publish basic regression models using contemporary standards. Key features of the book include: •interweaving the teaching of statistical concepts with examples developed for...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The MDGs, Capabilities and Human Rights

    The power of numbers to shape agendas

    Edited by Sakiko Fukuda-Parr, Alicia Ely Yamin

    Heralded as opening a new chapter in international development, the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have led to the use of global goals and quantitative targets as a central instrument for defining global priorities. This book explores the implications of this new approach. How does target...

    To Be Published March 5th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Strategy and Politics

    An Introduction to Game Theory

    By Emerson Niou, Peter C. Ordeshook

    Strategy and Politics: An Introduction to Game Theory is designed to introduce students with no background in formal theory to the application of game theory to modeling political processes. This accessible text covers the essential aspects of game theory while keeping the reader constantly in...

    To Be Published March 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Political Science Statistics using SPSS

    A Manual with Exercises

    By Peter Galderisi

    This manual walks students through the procedures for analysis in SPSS and provides exercises that go hand-in-hand with online data sets. The manual complements the textbook Understanding Political Science Statistics: Observations and Expectations in Political Analysis, by Peter Galderisi, making...

    To Be Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Understanding Political Science Statistics using Stata

    A Manual with Exercises

    By Ellen Seljan, Peter Galderisi

    This manual walks students through the procedures for analysis in Stata and provides exercises that go hand-in-hand with online data sets. The manual complements the textbook Understanding Political Science Statistics: Observations and Expectations in Political Analysis, by Peter Galderisi, making...

    To Be Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Protest, Repression and Political Regimes

    An Empirical Analysis of Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa

    By Sabine C. Carey

    This volume investigates the relationship between protest, repression and political regimes in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa. Considering how different political regimes use repression and respond to popular protest, this book analyzes the relationship between protest and repression in...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Dialectics in World Politics

    Edited by Shannon Brincat

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    This volume explores the conceptual, methodological and praxeological aspects of dialectical analysis in world politics. As dialectics has remained an under-theorised analytical tool in international relations, this volume provides a critical resource for those seeking to deploy dialectics in their...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Conceptualising Comparative Politics

    Edited by Anthony Petros Spanakos, Francisco Panizza

    Series: Conceptualising Comparative Politics

    Comparative politics often involves testing of hypotheses using new methodological approaches without giving sufficient attention to the concepts which are fundamental to hypotheses, particularly the ability of these concepts to ‘travel’. Proper operationalizing requires deep reflection on the...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge