|Author:||Frank L. Wilson Ph.D.|
|Book title:||Concepts and Issues in Comparative Politics: An Introduction to Comparative Analysis (2nd Edition)|
|Rating:||4.2 / 5|
|Publisher:||Pearson; 2 edition (November 4, 2001)|
|Other format:||mbr lit mobi txt|
Compact and jargon-free, this book focuses on the major issues and themes of comparative politics. It limits its focus to ten major countries so readers won't be overwhelmed by excessive details. Democratization and globalization. Political issues and changes in developing countries. Alternative institutional frameworks. The effects of socioeconomic cleavages. Non-western cultures and values. Electoral systems. New directions in comparative research. For anyone wanting a readable introduction to comparative politics and a broader understanding of world politics.