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Comparative Government

An introduction to the institutions, and political behavior associated with the study of states and international politics.
Topics include:
  • Governments
  • Political systems
  • Regimes
  • Role of the state
  • Political institutions
  • Political culture
  • Interest groups
  • Political Parties
  • Voting and elections
  • Modern bureaucracy
  • Political economy
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Free Textbooks and  Related Books

Foundations of Comparative Politics (Newton & Van Deth)

Comparative Government and Politics (Hague & Harrop)

Introduction to Comparative Politics (Krupavicius et al.)

Research Institutes

British American Security Information Council

Brookings Institution

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs

Center for Strategic & International Studies

Chatham House: The Royal Institute of International Affairs

Council on Foreign Relations

European Council on Foreign Relations

European Unions Institute for Security Studies

Freedom House

Gateway House: Indian Council on Global Relations

German Institute of Global and Area Studies

The Heritage Foundation

Hoover Institution

Institute for Security & Development Policy

The Jamestown Foundation

The Japan Institute of International Affairs

Migration Policy Institute

Open Canada

Peterson Institute for International Economics

Population Reference Bureau

RAND Corporation

Royal United Services Institute

Russian International Affairs Council

Stanley Center for Peace and Security

Transparency International

United States Institute of Peace

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

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