Comparative Politics: An Introduction / Edition 1

Comparative Politics: An Introduction / Edition 1

by Peter Calvert
     
 

ISBN-10: 0582438233

ISBN-13: 9780582438231

Pub. Date: 04/28/2002

Publisher: Longman

A modern, up-to-date and extremely well written new introductory text, written by an experienced author and specialist in the field. The approach hangs around the three main themes of liberalization, globalization and democratization.

Overview

A modern, up-to-date and extremely well written new introductory text, written by an experienced author and specialist in the field. The approach hangs around the three main themes of liberalization, globalization and democratization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582438231
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: INTRODUCTION 1. Why Politics? Why Comparative?
2. Democracy and Its Rivals PART TWO: ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT 3. The Global Environment
4. The Social Sources of Power
5. The Economic Sources of Power PART THREE: DEMANDS, SUPPORT AND DECISION-MAKING 6. How Demands are Presented
7. How Voters are Made to Choose
8. Inside the Black Box PART FOUR: SYSTEM MAINTENANCE AND POLITICAL CHANGE 9. Maintaining the System
10. Force and Military Intervention
11. Violence and Political Change

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