Concepts and method in social science : the tradition of Giovanni Sartori

Level E A300.1 /732722 Available
Full title: Concepts and method in social science : the tradition of Giovanni Sartori / edited by David Collier and John Gerring.
Other authors: Collier, David, 1942-
Gerring, John, 1962-
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Concept misinformation in comparative politics / Giovanni Sartori
  • What is politics? / Giovanni Sartori
  • The tower of Babel / Giovanni Sartori
  • Guidelines for concept analysis / Giovanni Sartori
  • Comparing and miscomparing / Giovanni Sartori
  • Further observations on concepts, definitions, and models / Giovanni Sartori
  • Point of departure: intension and extension / Gary Goertz
  • Revolution: untangling alternative meanings / Christoph Kotowski
  • Culture: joining minimal definitions and ideal types / John Gerring and Paul A. Barresi
  • Democracy: conceptual hierarchies in comparative research / David Collier and Steven Levitsky
  • Peasant: clarifying meaning and refining explanation / Marcus J. Kurtz
  • Institutionalization: unpacking the concept and explaining party change / Steven Levitsky
  • Chance, luck, and stubbornness: an autobiographical essay / Giovanni Sartori
  • Teacher and mentor / Cindy Skach ... [et al.]
  • Giovanni Sartori: biography and bibliography / Oreste Massari.