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Concepts and Issues in Comparative Politics

An Introduction to Comparative Analysis (2nd Edition)
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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.

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Organized thematically around important questions in comparative politics, Introducing Comparative Politics, Fourth Edition by Stephen Orvis and Carol Ann Drogus integrates a set of extended case studies of 11 core countries into the narrative.

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Political actors -- The citizen in politics -- Political parties -- Groups and politics -- Political elites -- The military and politics -- Part 3.

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Serving as touchstones, the cases are set in chapters where they make the most sense topically―not.Three Key Questions in Comparative Politics Plan of the Book Key Concepts Works Cited Resources for Further Study Web ResourcesCHAPTER 2: The Modern State Characteristics of the Modern State Historical Origins of Modern States Strong, Weak, and Failed States Case Studies of State Formation Conclusion Key Concepts Works Cited Resources for.