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Forthcoming Political Research Methods Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Qualitative Methods in Military Studies

    Research Experiences and Challenges

    Edited by Helena Carreiras, Celso Castro

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    This book examines the methodology of qualitative research in military studies. Since the end of the Cold War, the number of studies on military and society has grown substantially in substance, size and impact. However, only a tiny part of this bibliography deals in depth with the research...

    To Be Published April 29th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Collaborative Strategies for Sustainable Cities

    Economy, Environment and Community in Baltimore

    By Eric S. Zeemering

    Series: Routledge Studies in Public Administration and Environmental Sustainability

    Baltimore, like many other cities around the globe, is redesigning local government policy and programs in order to become a more sustainable city. Sustainability, as a concept guiding public action, encourages city officials to integrate policy and programs addressing the economic, environmental,...

    To Be Published May 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Handbook of Research Methods in Military Studies

    Edited by Joseph Soeters, Patricia M. Shields, Bas Rietjens

    This volume offers an overview of the methodologies of research in the field of military studies. As an institution relying on individuals and resources provided by society, the military has been studied by scholars from a wide range of disciplines: political science, sociology, history,...

    To Be Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Electoral Survey Methodologies

    Insight into Japan's Computer Assisted Methods

    Edited by Masaru Kohno, Yoshitaka Nishizawa

    Series: Routledge-WIAS Interdisciplinary Studies

    This book provides insights from "Computer Assisted Self-Administered Interview" (CASI) surveys conducted in Japan, and demonstrates how such technology-aided methods can expand the horizon of public opinion research. While it has been some time since computer technologies were first...

    To Be Published June 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Games and Politics

    A Primer

    By Emerson Niou, Peter C. Ordeshook

    A Positive Political Theory Primer is designed to introduce students 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 touch with why political science as a whole would benefit...

    To Be Published July 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Health Care Policy and Opinion in the United States and Canada

    By Richard Nadeau, Éric Bélanger, François Pétry, Stuart N Soroka, Antonia Maioni

    Series: Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

    Heated debate surrounds the topic of health care in both the US and in Canada. In each country, these debates are based in some measure on perceptions about health care in their neighboring country. The perceptions held by Canadians about the US health care system, or those held by Americans about...

    To Be Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Critical Security Methods

    New frameworks for analysis

    Edited by Claudia Aradau, Jef Huysmans, Andrew Neal, Nadine Voelkner

    Series: New International Relations

    Critical Security Methods offers a new approach to research methods in critical security studies. It argues that methods are not simply tools to bridge the gap between security theory and security practice. Rather, to practice methods critically means engaging in a more free and experimental...

    To Be Published July 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. UN Peace Operations and International Policing

    Negotiating Complexity, Assessing Impact and Learning to Learn

    By Charles T. Hunt

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book addresses the important question of how the United Nations (UN) should monitor and evaluate the impact of police in its peace operations. UN peace operations are a vital component of international conflict management. Since the end of the Cold War one of the foremost developments...

    To Be Published August 17th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Global Cities and Climate Change

    The Translocal Relations of Environmental Governance

    By Taedong Lee

    Series: Cities and Global Governance

    Cities have led the way to combat climate change by planning and implementing climate mitigation and adaptation policies. These local efforts go beyond national boundaries. Cities are forming transnational networks to enhance their understandings and practices for climate policies. In contrast to...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Making Environmental Markets Work

    The International Political Economy of Capitalism in Emerging Economies

    By Tabitha M. Benney

    Series: Environmental Politics

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge