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Fundamentals of Political Science Research

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ISBN-10: 1316642674

ISBN-13: 9781316642672

Edition: 3rd 2018 (Revised)

Authors: Paul M. Kellstedt, Guy D. Whitten

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The third edition of the best-selling Fundamentals of Political Science Research provides an introduction to the scientific study of politics. It offers the basic tools necessary for readers to become both critical consumers and beginning producers of scientific research on politics. The authors present an integrated approach to research design and empirical analyses whereby researchers can develop and test causal theories. The authors use examples from political science research that students will find interesting and inspiring, and that will help them understand key concepts. The book makes technical material accessible to students who might otherwise be intimidated by mathematical…    
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Book details

List price: $63.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2018
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 7/26/2018
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 340
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.782
Language: English

Guy D. Whitten is Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the European Union Center of Excellence at Texas A&M University. He has published a variety of papers in scholarly journals, including the American Journal of Political Science, the British Journal of Political Science, and Electoral Studies. Professor Whitten serves on the editorial board of Electoral Studies and has previously served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Politics and Political Research Quarterly. He has been a visiting researcher at the University of Amsterdam and is a frequent instructor at the Summer School for Social Science Data Analysis and Collection at the University of Essex in the…