This bright, engaging title provides a thorough and integrated review of comparative-historical methods. It sets out an intellectual history of comparative-historical analysis and presents the main methodological techniques employed by researchers, including:
Data, case selection & theory.
Matthew Lange has written a fresh, easy to follow introduction which showcases classic analyses, offers clear methodological examples and describes major methodological debates. It is a comprehensive, grounded book which understands the learning and research needs of students and researchers.
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About the Author
Table of Contents
List of Figures and Tables vi
About the Author vii
Chapter 1 Comparative-Historical Methods: An Introduction 1
Chapter 2 An Intellectual History and Overview of Comparative-Historical Analysis 22
Chapter 3 The Within-Case Methods of Comparative-Historical Analysis 40
Chapter 4 Within-Case Methods and the Analysis of Temporality and Inter-Case Relations 70
Chapter 5 The Comparative Methods of Comparative-Historical Analysis 86
Chapter 6 Combining Comparative and Within-Case Methods for Comparative-Historical Analysis 117
Chapter 7 Data, Case Selection, and Theory in Comparative-Historical Analysis 140
Chapter 8 Comparative-Historical Methods: Conclusion and Assessment 175