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Forthcoming Political Research Methods Books

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  1. Collective Political Rationality

    Partisan Thinking and Why It's Not All Bad

    By Gregory E. McAvoy

    Amidst the polarization of contemporary politics, partisan loyalties among citizens are regarded as one contributor to political stalemate. Partisan loyalties lead Democrats and Republicans to look at the same economic information but to come to strikingly different conclusions about the state of...

    To Be Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Social Networks, Terrorism and Counter-terrorism

    Radical and Connected

    Edited by Martin Bouchard

    Series: Contemporary Terrorism Studies

    This book examines two key themes in terrorism studies, the radicalization process and counter-terrorism policies, through the lens of social networks. It aims to show that networks should be at the forefront when analysing terrorists, but also when assessing the responses to their actions. The...

    To Be Published June 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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, and visual analysis of terrorism. The main...

    To Be Published July 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 July 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Researching the Military

    Edited by Helena Carreiras, Celso Castro, Sabina Fréderic

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    Researching the Military aims to contribute to a greater reflexivity in the field of military studies, by focusing on the experiences of researchers who study the military around the world. The book goes beyond a strict focus on methods and techniques, to concentrate on (a) the...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 19th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Hamas, Political Violence and Popular Support

    An Empirical Study

    By Richard Davis

    Series: Contemporary Terrorism Studies

    The book offers an in-depth empirical examination into the environmental conditions that shape and are shaped by Hamas’s use of violence in the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict. The empirical examination begins with the group’s formation in 1987 (and refers to foundations much earlier) and ends...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge