- Subject index
This book provides a distinctive new introduction to the study of comparative politics at undergraduate level. Rich in case study material and global in coverage, Comparative Politics sets out the basic theoretical and methodological foundations for studying different political systems as well as the key structures and actors of which they are comprised.
Chapter 1: Theory, Institutions and Comparative Politics
Theory, Institutions and Comparative Politics
Introduction: Why Comparative Politics?
As its name suggests, comparative politics is concerned with the comparative study and analysis of political systems. It aims to overcome the ...