Political Science in History: Research Programs and Political Traditions / Edition 1by John S. Dryzek
Pub. Date: 03/28/2012
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
This collection of essays explores a range of themes and movements that have shaped contemporary academic political science. They reflect the growing movement to use disciplinary history as a means of accounting for the present status and possible futures of various modes of social and political inquiry. See more details below
This collection of essays explores a range of themes and movements that have shaped contemporary academic political science. They reflect the growing movement to use disciplinary history as a means of accounting for the present status and possible futures of various modes of social and political inquiry.
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Table of Contents
Editor's introduction; 1. The declination of the state and the origins of American pluralism John G. Gunnell; 2. An ambivalent alliance: political science and American democracy Terence Ball; 3. The pedagogical purposes of a political science Stephen T. Leonard; 4. Public opinion in modern political science J. A. W. Gunn; 5. Disciplining Darwin: biology in the history of political science John S. Dryzek and David Schlosberg; 6. Race and political science: the dual traditions of race relations politics and African-American politics Hanes Walton, Jr., Cheryl M. Miller, and Joseph P. McCormick, II; 7. Realism in international relations Jack Donnelly; 8. Remembering the revolution: behavioralism in American political science James Farr; 9. Policy analysis and public life: the restoration of phronesis? Douglas Torgerson; 10. The development of the spatial theory of elections John Ferejohn; 11. Studying institutions: some lessons from the rational choice approach Kenneth A. Shepsle; 12. Order and time in institutional study: a brief for the historical approach Karen Orren and Stephen Skowronek; Bibliography.
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