Mixed Methods in Comparative Politics: Principles and Applications

Hardcover | October 30, 2012

byDirk Berg-Schlosser

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This book approaches current controversies concerning qualitative and quantitative procedures in the social sciences and incorporates new methods showing how they can supplement each other. It is based on a comprehensive international research project that readers can apply to their findings through the data set provided on the author's home page.

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This book approaches current controversies concerning qualitative and quantitative procedures in the social sciences and incorporates new methods showing how they can supplement each other. It is based on a comprehensive international research project that readers can apply to their findings through the data set provided on the author'...

DIRK BERG-SCHLOSSER is Professor of Political Science at the Institute of Political Science, Philipps University, Germany. He was Chair of the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) 2003-2006 and Vice-President of the International Political Science Association (IPSA) 2006-2009. His previous publications include The Conditi...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:264 pages, 9.35 × 5.71 × 0.88 inPublished:October 30, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230361773

ISBN - 13:9780230361775

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Table of Contents

Introduction
The State of the Art of Existing Research
A Case Study: Belgium
Testing Major Hypotheses
Comparative Research Designs
Model Specification and Operationalization
Establishing Similarities and Dissimilarities of Political Systems
Systematic Matching and Contrasting of Cases
Reduction of Complexity
Cross-Sectional Analysis
Longitudinal Analysis
Conclusions and Perspectives
Bibliography
Appendix: List and Sources of Variables