By Ellen Grigsby
A quick, obtainable, yet really subtle evaluate of political technology that encourages serious, self sufficient pondering, interpreting POLITICS, Fourth version, offers a transparent define of the self-discipline of political technological know-how. this article is awesome for its early assurance of equipment and conception and using a case research approach--introduced and used to obtain in-depth information regarding a specific topic whereas additionally pointing to its barriers. whereas the textual content covers basic recommendations with modern, political examples, discussions of feminism and environmentalism supply a unique departure from different texts and a different chance to you as a political technological know-how pupil.
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Extra resources for Analyzing Politics: An Introduction to Political Science (Fourth Edition)
How can anyone study complex political phenomena in a scientific manner? What are the methods of the scientific study of politics? Should science be value free? Will science be corrupted by bias if it is not value free? How relevant is political science? What are other sources of knowledge about politics? The questions are difficult ones, and political scientists often disagree on how best to answer them. 20 It seems that the historical debates refuse to die, as we will see as we examine the preceding questions in greater detail.
We could poll individuals and ask about their voting behavior. Their responses would provide evidence. As noted, operationalizing concepts and determining measurement (indicator) criteria are closely related. In our example, we could change our dependent variable from voting to political participation; our operationalizations and indicators would also change. How could we operationalize and identify indicators for political participation? We could poll individuals and inquire about not only such activities as voting, but also joining interest groups, identifying with a political party, writing petitions, attending demonstrations, debating political issues, and the like.
Indirect Quantitative Analysis n n Strength: Researcher builds on findings of others and extends and applies large amounts of quantitatively tested data. Weakness: It is often difficult to compare findings collected in different research projects under different conditions and through studies asking different questions. difficult to compare the data when they have been collected under vastly different conditions from one country to the next and when the data may connote very different political realities from one country to the next.
Analyzing Politics: An Introduction to Political Science (Fourth Edition) by Ellen Grigsby