Politics & International Relations: Political Research Methods

  • Collective Political Rationality: Partisan Thinking and Why It's Not All Bad book cover

    Collective Political Rationality

    Partisan Thinking and Why It's Not All Bad, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2015-05-06
    Routledge

  • Analyzing Social Narratives book cover

    Analyzing Social Narratives

    1st Edition

    By Shaul R. Shenhav

    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. Such narrative research is a rapidly…

    Paperback – 2015-05-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Interpretive Methods

  • Understanding Politics Science Statistics and Understanding Political Science Statistics using SPSS (bundle) book cover

    Understanding Politics Science Statistics and Understanding Political Science Statistics using SPSS (bundle)

    1st Edition

    By Peter Galderisi

    By emphasizing the underlying logic of statistical analysis for greater understanding and drawing on applications and examples from political science, Understanding Political Science Statistics illustrates how students can apply statistical concepts and techniques in their own research, in future…

    Pack – 2015-04-29
    Routledge

  • Protest, Repression and Political Regimes: An Empirical Analysis of Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa book cover

    Protest, Repression and Political Regimes

    An Empirical Analysis of Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa, 1st Edition

    By Sabine C. Carey

    This volume investigates the relationship between protest, repression and political regimes in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa. Considering how different political regimes use repression and respond to popular protest, this book analyzes the relationship between protest and repression in…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge

  • Understanding Political Science Statistics using Stata: A Manual with Exercises book cover

    Understanding Political Science Statistics using Stata

    A Manual with Exercises, 1st Edition

    By Ellen Seljan, Peter Galderisi

    This manual walks students through the procedures for analysis in Stata and provides exercises that go hand-in-hand with online data sets. The manual complements the textbook Understanding Political Science Statistics: Observations and Expectations in Political Analysis, by Peter Galderisi, making…

    Paperback – 2015-04-06
    Routledge

  • Understanding Political Science Statistics using SPSS: A Manual with Exercises book cover

    Understanding Political Science Statistics using SPSS

    A Manual with Exercises, 1st Edition

    By Peter Galderisi

    This manual walks students through the procedures for analysis in SPSS and provides exercises that go hand-in-hand with online data sets. The manual complements the textbook Understanding Political Science Statistics: Observations and Expectations in Political Analysis, by Peter Galderisi, making…

    Paperback – 2015-03-18
    Routledge

  • Understanding Political Science Statistics: Observations and Expectations in Political Analysis book cover

    Understanding Political Science Statistics

    Observations and Expectations in Political Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Peter Galderisi

    In politics, you begin by asking theoretically interesting questions. Sometimes statistics can help answer those questions. When it comes to applied statistics, students shouldn’t just learn a vast array of formula—they need to learn the basic concepts of statistics as solutions to particular…

    Paperback – 2015-03-17
    Routledge

  • Regression Analysis for the Social Sciences book cover

    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…

    Paperback – 2015-03-17
    Routledge

  • Researching Terrorism, Peace and Conflict Studies: Interaction, Synthesis and Opposition book cover

    Researching Terrorism, Peace and Conflict Studies

    Interaction, Synthesis and Opposition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ioannis Tellidis, Harmonie Toros

    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.…

    Hardback – 2015-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Role Theory and the Cognitive Architecture of British Appeasement Decisions: Symbolic and Strategic Interaction in World Politics book cover

    Role Theory and the Cognitive Architecture of British Appeasement Decisions

    Symbolic and Strategic Interaction in World Politics, 1st Edition

    By Stephen G. Walker

    Appeasement is a controversial strategy of conflict management and resolution in world politics. Its reputation is sullied by foreign policy failures ending in war or defeat in which the appeasing state suffers diplomatic and military losses by making costly concessions to other states. Britain’s…

    Paperback – 2014-12-16
    Routledge
    Role Theory and International Relations

  • Research Ethics and Social Movements: Scholarship, Activism and Knowledge Production book cover

    Research Ethics and Social Movements

    Scholarship, Activism and Knowledge Production, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin Gillan, Jenny Pickerill

    What ethical challenges are faced by researchers studying social and political movements? Should scholars integrate their personal politics and identities into their research? What role should activists have in shaping the purposes or processes of social scientific research? How do changing…

    Hardback – 2014-11-27
    Routledge

  • Making Law and Courts Research Relevant: The Normative Implications of Empirical Research book cover

    Making Law and Courts Research Relevant

    The Normative Implications of Empirical Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brandon L. Bartels, Chris W. Bonneau

    One of the more enduring topics of concern for empirically-oriented scholars of law and courts—and political scientists more generally—is how research can be more directly relevant to broader audiences outside of academia. A significant part of this issue goes back to a seeming disconnect between…

    Paperback – 2014-10-02
    Routledge
    Law, Courts and Politics

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