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Forthcoming Political Research Methods Books

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  1. Elucidating Social Science Concepts

    An Interpretivist Guide

    By Frederic Charles Schaffer

    Series: Routledge Series on Interpretive Methods

    Concepts have always been foundational to the social science enterprise. This book is a guide to working with them. Against the positivist project of concept "reconstruction"—the formulation of a technical, purportedly neutral vocabulary for measuring, comparing, and generalizing—Schaffer adopts an...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by Routledge

  2. EU Treaties and the Judicial Politics of National Courts

    A Law and Politics Approach

    By Pablo José Castillo Ortiz

    Series: Law, Courts and Politics

    Cases such as the Maastricht ruling by the German Federal Constitutional Court or the ´Crotty’ decision by the Irish Supreme Court have gone down in the history of European integration as outstanding examples of the intervention of by judicial actors in important political processes. In this book,...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Dialogues on Security

    Identity and Diversity in Security Studies

    Edited by Julian Junk, Christopher Daase, Gabi Schlag

    Series: PRIO New Security Studies

    This book offers an overview of the many strands of contemporary security studies and a path towards a dialogue about the theoretical, empirical, and methodological identity of this important research field. We think that the described silence between different schools of thought,...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Algorithmic Life

    Calculative Devices in the Age of Big Data

    Edited by Louise Amoore, Volha Piotukh

    Amid the proliferating cross-disciplinary discussion of ‘big data’ and algorithms, there is currently a lack of academic work on the changing landscape of calculative technologies and devices, this volume critically explores forms and techniques of calculation that emerge with digital...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Relational Interviewing for Social Science Research

    An Interpretive Approach

    By Lee Ann Fujii

    Series: Routledge Series on Interpretive Methods

    What is interviewing and when is this method useful? What does it mean to select rather than sample interviewees? Once the researcher has found people to interview, how does she build a working relationship with her interviewees? What should the dynamics of talking and listening in interviews be?...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Political Culture of Nordic Self-Understanding

    Power Investigation

    Edited by Ainur Elmgren, Norbert Götz

    ‘Power investigation’, or the practice of power to legitimize itself through commissioned programmes of scientific enquiry, is a hallmark of Nordic democracy. Five power investigations have been conducted in the Nordic countries since 1972. The close connection to state power has not dissuaded...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Negotiations in the Indigenous World

    Aboriginal Peoples and the Extractive Industry in Australia and Canada

    By Ciaran O'Faircheallaigh

    Series: Indigenous Peoples and Politics

    Negotiated agreements play a critical role in setting the conditions under which resource development occurs on Indigenous land. Our understanding of what determines the outcomes of negotiations between Indigenous peoples and commercial interests is very limited. With over two decades experience...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Ethics and Experiments

    Problems and Solutions for Social Scientists and Policy Professionals

    Edited by Scott Desposato

    Series: Routledge Studies in Experimental Political Science

    For most of the discipline's history, discussions about professional ethics had nothing to do with human subjects. Professional ethics involved integrity in the classroom, fair tenure and promotion rule, and the careful avoidance of plagiarism. As most of this work was observational, there was...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Researching War

    Feminist Methods, Ethics and Politics

    Edited by Annick T. R. Wibben

    Series: Interventions

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Political Communication in the Online World

    Theoretical Approaches and Research Designs

    Edited by Gerhard Vowe

    Series: Routledge Research in Political Communication

    As a consequence of the rapid diffusion of online media, the conditions for political communication, and research concerning it have radically changed. Is empirical communication research capable of consistently describing and explaining the changes in political communication in the online world...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge