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Forthcoming Political Research Methods Books

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  1. Researching Terrorism, Peace and Conflict Studies

    Interaction, Synthesis and Opposition

    Edited by Ioannis Tellidis, Harmonie Toros

    Series: Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

    This book examines potential synergies between the fields of Terrorism Studies and Peace and Conflict Studies. The volume presents theoretically- and empirically-informed contributions, which shed light on whether the two fields can inform each other on issues of mutual interest and importance....

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 February 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Political Science Statistics

    Observations and Expectations in Political Analysis

    By Peter Galderisi

    Any student can learn the basic concepts of statistics if they are introduced as solutions to particular problems, and not formulas with a life of their own. In this text, students are introduced to a problem, asked to consider, conceptually, how one would address that problem, and then led through...

    To Be Published February 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Interpreting Governance, High Politics and Public Policy

    Edited by Nick Turnbull

    Series: Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

    Interpreting Governance, High Politics and Public Policy offers the latest perspectives on the interpretivist approach to governance and public policy. Commemorating more than a decade of research on governance by Mark Bevir and R.A.W. Rhodes, this book is not a review of the past but a guide to...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge