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Forthcoming Political Research Methods Books

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  1. Algorithmic Life

    Calculative Devices in the Age of Big Data

    Edited by Louise Amoore, Volha Piotukh

    This book critically explores forms and techniques of calculation that emerge with digital computation, and their implications. The contributors demonstrate that digital calculative devices matter beyond their specific functions as they progressively shape, transform and govern all areas of our...

    To Be Published December 16th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Political Communication in the Online World

    Theoretical Approaches and Research Designs

    Edited by Gerhard Vowe, Philipp Henn

    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 December 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 January 30th 2016 by Routledge

  4. 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 January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  5. 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 January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  6. Experimentation in Political Science and Public Policy

    By Peter John

    Series: Routledge Studies in Experimental Political Science

    An experiment occurs when people manipulate the world in order to understand causal relationships. The secret in science is to have precise control of the different elements to the experiment, and then to measure carefully what happens during and after the intervention. It is this precision of...

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  7. Researching War

    Feminist Methods, Ethics and Politics

    Edited by Annick T. R. Wibben

    Series: Interventions

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Ethnography and Interpretation

    By Timothy Pachirat

    Series: Routledge Series on Interpretive Methods

    This book provides a benchmark treatise on the relationship between ethnography and interpretive approaches to research in the social sciences by accomplishing four specific objectives. First, it situates ethnography as a research method within a broader field of methodologies, contrasting...

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  9. The Research Companion

    A Practical Guide for the Social and Health Sciences, 2nd Edition

    By Petra M. Boynton

    Books on social and behavioral research too often focus on theory and methods overlook the practical skills needed to undertake a research project. The Research Companion recognizes this need and offers clear, honest advice to help avoid typical problems and improve standards and outcomes. The...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge