Regime and Discipline: Democracy and the Development of Political Science

Regime and Discipline: Democracy and the Development of Political Science

by David Easton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0472104446

ISBN-13: 9780472104444

Pub. Date: 05/01/1995

Publisher: University of Michigan Press


Charts the unique relationship between democratization and the development of the political science discipline
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Charts the unique relationship between democratization and the development of the political science discipline

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ISBN-13:
9780472104444
Publisher:
University of Michigan Press
Publication date:
05/01/1995
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction: Democracy as a Regime Type and the Development of Political Science1
1History and Discipline in Political Science27
2Can Political Science History Be Neutral?49
3In Praise of Whiggism and Other Good Things79
4Studying Developments of a Discipline: A Philosophy of Method for the History of the Social Sciences99
5From Modern Republic to Administrative State: American Political Science in the Nineteenth Century131
6Major Factors in the Emergence of Political Science as a Discipline in Western Democracies: A Comparative Analysis of the United States, Britain, France, and Germany169
7The Emergence of the "Science of Democracy" and Its Impact on the Democratic Transition in Hungary197
8The Impact of Democratization on Political Science in Poland217
9Some Institutional and Political Determinants of Political Science in Argentina229
10Arrivals and Departures: The Case of Political Science in Asia249
11Democracy and the Development of Political Science in Japan269
Contributors295

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