Advances in comparative-historical analysis

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Full title: Advances in comparative-historical analysis / edited by James Mahoney and Kathleen Thelen.
Other authors: Mahoney, James, 1968- (Editor)
Thelen, Kathleen Ann, (Editor)
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Table of Contents:
  • PART I. INTRODUCTION.
  • Comparative-historical analysis in contemporary political science / Kathleen Thelen and James Mahoney
  • PART II. AGENDA-SETTING WORK.
  • The developmental state is dead : long live the developmental state! / Stephan Haggard
  • Coalitions, policies, and distribution : Esping-Andersen's three worlds of welfare capitalism / Jane Gingrich
  • Not just what but when (and how) : comparative-historical approaches to authoritarian durability / Steven Levitsky and Lucan A. Way
  • PART III. TOOLS FOR TEMPORAL ANALYSIS.
  • Power and path dependence / Paul Pierson
  • Critical junctures and institutional change / Giovanni Capoccia
  • Drift and conversion : hidden faces of institutional change / Jacob S. Hacker, Paul Pierson and Kathleen Thelen
  • PART IV. ISSUES OF METHOD.
  • The comparative sequential method / Tulia G. Falleti and James Mahoney
  • Nested analysis : towards the integration of comparative-historical analysis with other social science methods / Evan S. Lieberman
  • Epilogue : comparative-historical analysis : past, present, future / Wolfgang Streeck.