By Stephen W. Orvis,Carol Ann Drogus

ISBN-10: 1506375464

ISBN-13: 9781506375465

equipped thematically round vital questions in comparative politics, Introducing Comparative Politics, Fourth Edition through Stephen Orvis and Carol Ann Drogus integrates a suite of prolonged case reviews of eleven middle nations into the narrative. Serving as touchstones, the circumstances are set in chapters the place they take advantage of experience topically—not separated from idea or in a separate volume—and vividly illustrate matters in cross-national context. The book’s association permits teachers flexibility and provides scholars a extra exact experience of comparative study.

In this version, a new bankruptcy on Contentious Politics covers ethnic fragmentation, social routine, civil struggle, revolutions, and political violence. New case experiences in this subject contain the Occupy and Tea get together hobbies within the US; Zapatista uprising in Mexico; Boko Haram in Nigeria; and; and revolutions in China and Iran. The bankruptcy on States and identification has been considerably revised to raised introduce scholars to the concept that of identification and the way international locations deal with identity-based calls for. Case reports comprise nationalism in Germany; ethnicity in Nigeria; faith in India; race within the US; gender in Iran; and sexual orientation in Brazil. content material on states and markets, political financial system, globalization, and improvement has all been consolidated right into a new half III of the publication, focusing in a sustained approach on monetary issues. 

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