Politics & International Relations: Political Research Methods

  • Writing the Self and Transforming Knowledge in International Relations: The Politics of Liminality book cover

    Writing the Self and Transforming Knowledge in International Relations

    The Politics of Liminality

    By Erzsebet Strausz

    The book emerges from within the everyday knowledge practices of International Relations (IR) scholarship and sets out to explore the potential of experimental writing as a form of resistance, an alternative source of ‘knowledge’ and a mode of self-crafting and subject formation within the modern…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Research Methods in Human Rights book cover

    Research Methods in Human Rights

    Edited by Rhona Smith, Lee James McConnell

    Introducing the reader to research methods in Human Rights, this book draws on the expertise of a panel of contributors to clearly explain the key theories and methods commonly used in Human Rights research and provide guidance on when each approach is appropriate. Exploring research methods using…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10 
    Routledge

  • The Video Games Textbook book cover

    The Video Games Textbook

    By Brian J. Wardyga

    The Video Games Textbook takes the history of video games to another level, with visually-stimulating, comprehensive, and chronological chapters that are relevant and easy to read for a variety of students. Every chapter is a journey into a different era or area of gaming, where readers emerge with…

    Paperback – 2018-05-03 
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • The Politics and Policies of Big Data: Big Data, Big Brother? book cover

    The Politics and Policies of Big Data

    Big Data, Big Brother?

    Edited by Ann Rudinow Sætnan, Ingrid Schneider, Nicola Green

    Big Data, gathered together and re-analysed, can be used to form endless variations of our persons - so-called ‘data doubles’. Whilst never a precise portrayal of who we are, they unarguably contain glimpses of details about us that, when deployed into various routines (such as management, policing…

    Hardback – 2018-04-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Information Technology and Society

  • International Political Economy: Contrasting World Views book cover

    International Political Economy

    Contrasting World Views, 2nd Edition

    By Raymond C. Miller

    The second edition of International Political Economy continues to be the perfect short introduction to the fundamental theories and issues of international political economy (IPE). Written in a concise, accessible style by an experienced teacher and scholar, it combines theoretical perspectives,…

    Paperback – 2018-03-28 
    Routledge

  • Interpreting Governance, High Politics, and Public Policy: Essays commemorating Interpreting British Governance book cover

    Interpreting Governance, High Politics, and Public Policy

    Essays commemorating Interpreting British Governance

    Edited by Nick Turnbull

    Interpreting Governance, High Politics, and Public Policy offers the latest perspectives on the interpretive approach to governance and public policy research. This book commemorates more than a decade of governance research by Mark Bevir and R.A.W. Rhodes, the leading exponents of…

    Paperback – 2018-03-08 
    Routledge

  • The Statistical Method in Economics and Political Science: A Treatise on the Quantitative and Institutional Approach to Social and Industrial Problems book cover

    The Statistical Method in Economics and Political Science

    A Treatise on the Quantitative and Institutional Approach to Social and Industrial Problems

    By P. Sargant Florence

    Originally published in 1929. This balanced combination of fieldwork, statistical measurement, and realistic applications shows a synthesis of economics and political science in a conception of an organic relationship between the two sciences that involves functional analysis, institutional…

    Hardback – 2018-03-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Econometrics

  • Public Administration Research Methods: Tools for Evaluation and Evidence-Based Practice book cover

    Public Administration Research Methods

    Tools for Evaluation and Evidence-Based Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Warren S. Eller, Brian J. Gerber, Scott E. Robinson

    The best decisions made by public managers are based not on instinct, but on an informed understanding of what’s happening on the ground. Policy may be directed by ideology, but it must also be founded on reality. The challenge of making the right decisions as a public manager is often, therefore,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Thinking Ecologically About the Global Political Economy book cover

    Thinking Ecologically About the Global Political Economy

    By Ryan Katz-Rosene, Matthew Paterson

    This book advances an ecologically grounded approach to International Political Economy (IPE). Katz-Rosene and Paterson address a lacuna in the literature by exploring the question of how thinking ecologically transforms our understanding of what IPE is and should be. The volume shows the ways in…

    Hardback – 2018-02-21 
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Phenomenology as Qualitative Research: A Critical Analysis of Meaning Attribution book cover

    Phenomenology as Qualitative Research

    A Critical Analysis of Meaning Attribution

    By John Paley

    Phenomenology originated as a novel way of doing philosophy early in the twentieth century. In the writings of Husserl and Heidegger, regarded as its founders, it was a non-empirical kind of philosophical enquiry. Although this tradition has continued in a variety of forms, ‘phenomenology’ is now…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Robert A. Dahl: an unended quest book cover

    Robert A. Dahl

    an unended quest

    Edited by David Baldwin, Mark Haugaard

    This book is devoted to the work of Robert A. Dahl, who passed away in 2014. Dahl was one of the most important American political scientists and normative democratic theorists of the post-war era, and he was also an influential teacher who mentored some of the most significant academics of the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

  • The Turkish Deep State: State Consolidation, Civil-Military Relations and Democracy book cover

    The Turkish Deep State

    State Consolidation, Civil-Military Relations and Democracy

    By Mehtap Sooyler

    The deep state ranks among the most critical issues in Turkish politics. This book traces its origins and offers an explanation of the emergence and trajectory of the deep state; the meaning and function of informal and authoritarian institutions in the formal security sector of a democratic regime…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

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