The human polity: a comparative introduction to political science

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Houghton Mifflin Company, 1999 - Political Science - 347 pages
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This brief version ofThe Human Polityoffers the same personal, engaging introduction to political science in a shorter format-ideal for professors interested in incorporating outside readings into their course. The text discusses the nature of politics and political institutions, behavior, and ideologies within a comparative framework.

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I made the unfortunate decision to go along with the departments choice and went with this book. It was a mistake. The students are having an awful time with it. I know better now for the future. Read full review

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I read this entire thing because I wanted an overview of political science, but,really, it is the worst sort of first year textbook: uninspired, able to drain the life out of the most interesting ... Read full review

Contents

The Language of Politics
24
THE CONTEXT OF POLITICS
41
Political Economy
62
Copyright

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