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Balancing practical and theoretical knowledge, Political Science is a comprehensive and jargon-free introduction to the field’s basic concepts and themes. This bestselling brief text uses diverse real-world examples to show students the value of avoiding simplifications in politics, the relevance of government, and the importance of participation. Written from Mike Roskin’s unique and engaging point-of-view, Political Science remains the best at providing the clear explanations, practical applications, and current examples that will welcome students to a vital field of study.

About the Author

Michael G. Roskin is Professor of Political Science at Lycoming College.

Table of Contents

PART I. THE BASES OF POLITICS

Chapter 1. Politics and Political Science

Chapter 2. Theories

Chapter 3.  Ideologies

Chapter 4. States

Chapter 5. Constitutions

Chapter 6. Regimes

 

PART II. POLITICAL ATTITUDES

Chapter 7. Political Culture

Chapter 8. Public Opinion         

 

PART III. POLITICAL INTERACTIONS

Chapter 9. Political Communication

Chapter 10. Interest Groups

Chapter 11. Parties

Chapter 12. Elections

 

PART IV. POLITICAL INSTITUTIONS

Chapter 13. Legislatures

Chapter 14. Executives and Bureaucracies

Chapter 15. Judiciaries

 

PART VI. WHAT POLITICAL SYSTEMS DO

Chapter 16. Political Economy

Chapter 17. Political Violence

Chapter 18. International Relations

Product Details

ISBN:
9780205746927
Author:
Roskin, Michael G.
Publisher:
Longman Publishing Group
Author:
Cord, Robert L.
Author:
Medeiros, James A.
Author:
Jones, Walter S.
Author:
Madeiros, James A.
Author:
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Subject:
General
Subject:
Political science
Subject:
General Political Science
Subject:
Politics - General
Subject:
Education-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
MyPoliSciKit Series
Publication Date:
July 2009
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
408
Dimensions:
8.90x7.30x.70 in. 1.35 lbs.

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