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Contents About the Contributorsix List of Figuresxiii PART IINTRODUCTION 1.Introduction3 C. Boix S. Stokes PART IITHEORY AND METHODOLOGY 2.Context Matters: The Challenge of Multicausality, Context Conditionality, and Endogeneity for Empirical Evaluation of Positive Theory in Comparative Politics27 Robert J. Franzese, Jr. 3.Historical Enquiry and Comparative Politics73 James Mahoney Celso M. Villegas 4.The Case Study What it is and What it Does90 John Gerring 5.Field Research123 Elisabeth Jean Wood 6.Is the Science of Comparative Politics Possible?147 Adam Przeworski 7.From Case Studies to Social Science: A Strategy for Political Research172 Robert H. Bates 8.Collective Action Theory186 Eliner Ostrom PART IIISTATES AND STATE FORMATION: POLITICAL CONSENT 9.War, Trade, and State Formation211 Hendrik Spruyt 10.Compliance, Consent, and Legitimacy236 Russell Hardin 11.National Identity256 Liah Greenfeld Jonathan Eastwood 12.Ethnicity and Ethnic Conflict274 Ashutosh Varshney PART IVPOLITICAL REGIMES AND TRANSITIONS 13.Mass Beliefs in Comparative Politics297 Christian Welzel Ronald Inglehart 14.What Causes Democratization?317 Barbara Geddes 15.Democracy and Civic Culture340 Filippo Sabetti 16.Dictatorship: Analytical Approaches363 Ronald Wintrobe PART VPOLITICAL INSTABILITY, POLITICAL CONFLICT 17.Rethinking Revolutions: A NeoTocquevillian Perspective397 S. Pincus 18.Civil Wars416 Stathis N. Kalyvas 19.Contentious Politics and Social Movements435 Sidney Tarrow Charles Tilly 20.Theories and Mechanisms of Contentious Politics: Activists and Academics on Globalized Protest Movements461 Mark I. Lichbach Helma G. E. de Vries PART VIMASS POLITICAL MOBILIZATION 21.The Emergence of Parties and Party Systems499 Carles Boix 22.Party Systems522 Herbert Kitschelt 23.Voters and Parties555 A. Wren K. M. McElwain 24.Parties and Voters in Emerging Democracies: Structures, Strategies, and Stability582 Frances Hagopian 25.Political Clientelism604 Susan C. Stokes 26.Political Activism: New Challenges, New Opportunities628 Pippa Norris PART VIIPROCESSING POLITICAL DEMANDS 27.Aggregating and Representing Political Preferences653 G. Bingham Powell, Jr. 28.Electoral Systems678 Rein Taagapera 29.Separation of Powers703 David Samuels 30.Comparative Judicial Politics727 John Ferejohn, Frances Rosenbluth, Charles Shipan 31.Federalism752 Pablo Beramendi 32.Coalition Theory and Government Formation782 Kaare Strm Benjamin Nyblade PART VIIIGOVERNANCE IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE 33.Comparative Studies of the Economy and the Vote805 Raymond M. Duch 34.ContextConditional Political Budget Cycles845 James E. Alt Shanna S. Rose 35.The Welfare State in Global Perspective868 Matthew E. Carnes Isabela Mares 36.Beyond Elections: Politics, Development, and the Poor Performance of Poor Democracies886 Philip Keefer 37.Accountability and the Survival of Governments910 Jos Mara Maravall 38.Economic Transformation and Comparative Politics939 Timothy Frye Index000 Author Query There is a mismatch between Contents and Chapter opening page. [S. Stokes in Contents but S.C. Stokes in Chapter opening page.] Please check.
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