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Forthcoming Political Research Methods Books

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  1. 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 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics

    An Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Todd Landman

    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...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The MDGs, Capabilities and Human Rights

    The power of numbers to shape agendas

    Edited by Sakiko Fukuda-Parr, Alicia Ely Yamin

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Analyzing Social Narratives

    By Shaul Shenhav

    Series: Routledge Series on Interpretive Methods

    Interpreting human stories, whether those told by individuals, groups, organizations, nations, or even civilizations, opens a wide scope of research options for understanding how people construct, shape and reshape their perceptions, identities, and beliefs.This narrative research is a rapidly...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Critical Methods in Terrorism Studies

    By Priya Dixit, Jacob L. Stump

    This book shows how to use a range of critical approaches to do research on terrorism. It includes a diverse range of critical methodological approaches – including discourse analysis, feminist, postcolonial, ethnographic, critical theory, social network analysis, and visual analysis of...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Dialectics in World Politics

    Edited by Shannon Brincat

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    This book explores the conceptual, methodological and praxeological elements of dialectical analysis in world politics. As dialectics has remained an under-theorised analytical tool in international relations (IR) theory and the social sciences as a whole, this volume will provide a necessary...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Conceptualising Change in Comparative Politics

    Edited by Anthony Peter Spanakos

    Series: Conceptualising Comparative Politics

    A recent collection of interviews with some of the most influential scholars in comparative politics highlights their intellectual broadness, the political commitments and the 'passions'. It misses a rather important point: the fundamental contribution of all was based on conceptual innovation and...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Elucidating Social Science Concepts

    An Interpretivist Guide

    By Frederic Charles Schaffer

    Series: Routledge Series on Interpretive Methods

    This book is a guide to working with social science concepts. Concepts are the prisms through which we see the social world. They are foundational to the social science enterprise, and the quality of investigations hinges in part on how well researchers make use of them. Most social science...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Interviewing in 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 May 15th 2015 by Routledge