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By George T Kurian, James E Alt, Simone Chambers, Geoffrey Garrett, Margaret Levi, Paula D Mcclain

A twenty first century method of the research of politics Political technological know-how wishes a source that serves as a middle connection with the principal rules, recommendations, and frameworks underlying the research of politics and that highlights the intersections of politics with different disciplines. "The Encyclopedia of Political technological know-how (TEPS)" is designed to fill that want. it's the encyclopedia for political technology within the twenty-first century. ready with the help of the yank Political technological know-how organization (APSA), "TEPS" brings jointly a distinct editorial board and over six hundred exceptional and emerging students to chronicle and determine the center matters that experience lengthy involved scholars of politics. This complete, multi-volume paintings lines the evolution of political theories, suggestions, learn frameworks, and political practices from the world over. because it examines the interaction of political rules and approaches, the encyclopedia additionally conveys the energy and pleasure of politics in perform. Cognizant of the worldwide nature of political principles and hobbies, TEPS displays quite a lot of ideas and frameworks, either Western and non-Western, nationwide and overseas. An authoritative survey of the nation of politics and political technology, this 5- quantity paintings contains greater than 1,500 A to Z signed entries via members from over 30 international locations, together with three hundred review articles or interpretive essays. The encyclopedia helps all the middle undergraduate classes in political technology: American executive, comparative politics, diplomacy, public coverage, public management, political habit, political conception, and political technology equipment. it will likely be an important reference for all educational and public libraries. speedy evidence: thematic desk of Contents that maps significant subfields and issues in politics; over 1,500 A to Z entries; contributing essays from students around the globe; and, ready with the help of the yank Political technological know-how organization.

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Betsalel University of North Carolina at Asheville David J. Betz King’s College London Rajani Bhatia University of Maryland Ron J. Bigalke Jr. University of Pretoria Simon Birnbaum Stockholm University Amanda Bittner Memorial University of Newfoundland Amy E. Black Wheaton College Paul Blackledge Reader, School of Social Sciences, Leeds Metropolitan University Charles P. Blair Federation of American Scientists (FAS) Nebojsa Blanusa University of Zagreb, Croatia Charles R. Boehmer University of Texas at El Paso Jason R.

Greene Catholic University of America Christian Göbel Centre for East and South-East Asian Studies, Lund University Michael F. Gretz New School for Social Research Mark Gobeyn Bradley University Doug Goldenberg-Hart Senior Acquisitions Editor, CQ Press Loren Goldman University of Chicago Ramona June Grey University of Montana Vsevolod Gunitskiy Columbia University John G. Gunnell Distinguished Professor, Emeritus, State University of New York at Albany; Research John Mark Hansen University of Chicago Wendy L.

Because politics determines the pathways to power, it also serves as the gateway to history: what is politics today is history tomorrow. Every discipline requires a flagship resource that professionals, teachers, and students can use. TEPS is designed to be such a foundational resource for political science. It is primarily a synchronic encyclopedia that presents the state of the art by assembling and distilling ideas. This is the function defined by the old Latin term for encyclopedias, Notitia.

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