Introduction to Comparative Politics (AP® Edition)
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Authors : Mark Kesselman; Joel Krieger; William A. Joseph


464 Pages  Hardcover 

7th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2013, 2010, 2007

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Updated to reflect today's political climate, the Seventh Edition of INTRODUCTION TO COMPARATIVE POLITICS offers a country-by-country approa... more


The four key themes, of A World of States, Governing the Economy, the Democratic Idea, and the Politics of Collective Identities, helps students make meaningful connections among the countries that are covered. They enable students to organize the study of individual countries that are covered in t... more

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Shortened country chapters result in a more streamlined text that strikes a balance between introducing comparative politics to students with little or no background in political science while maintaining coverage of the complexity of institutions, issues, processes, and events.

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