Centripetal Theory of Democratic Governance / Edition 1

Centripetal Theory of Democratic Governance / Edition 1

by John Gerring
ISBN-10:
0521710154
ISBN-13:
2900521710151
Pub. Date:
06/30/2008
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
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Centripetal Theory of Democratic Governance / Edition 1


About the Author:
John Gerring is Professor of Political Science at Boston University and the author of Social Science Methodology: A Criterial Framework (Cambridge University Press, 2001) and Case Study Research: Principles and Practices (Cambridge University Press, 2007)

About the Author:
Strom C. Thacker is Associate Professor of International Relations and Director of Latin American Studies at Boston University. He is the author of Big Business, the State, and Free Trade: Constructing Coalitions in Mexico (Cambridge University Press, 2000)

Product Details

ISBN-13: 2900521710151
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 06/30/2008
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents


List of Figures     viii
List of Tables     ix
Acknowledgments     xi
Models of Governance     1
Causal Mechanisms
Party Government     27
Conflict Mediation     39
Policy Coordination     62
Empirics
Hypotheses     87
Cross-National Tests     101
Assessing the Evidence     143
Conclusions
In Defense of Grand Theory     157
Defining Good Governance     165
Alternative Theories Revisited     179
Sources     191
Author Index     227
Subject Index     234

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