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Causation and Behavior: The Necessity and Benefits of Incorporating Evolutionary Thinking into Political Science.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social Science Quarterly (Wiley-Blackwell). Sep2020, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p1677-1698. 22p. 1 Illustration.

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Abstract: Political science now recognizes that both biological and social factors are significant to the expression of political phenomena. While necessary, this development has significant theoretical and methodological consequences. The recognition of biologi...

When Political Science Championed Public Service Training: The American Political Science Association Campaign for Professional Public Administration.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Review of Public Administration. Sep2007, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p362-375. 14p.

Abstract: This article examines how Progressive-Era political scientists worked to promote public service training. It gives evidence that the Progressive-Era political science community had a broad view of its mission that included preparing civil servants. Sin...

The Coevolution of American Political Science and the American Political Science Review.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Political Science Review. Nov2006, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p463-478. 16p. 1 Chart, 4 Graphs.

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Abstract: The article presents the authors discussion on the coexistence of political science and the book "American Political Science Review." He cites the history of the establishment and development of "American Political Science Review." He includes the deta...

Why the Electoral College is good for political science (and public choice).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Public Choice. Jan2012, Vol. 150 Issue 1/2, p1-25. 25p. 1 Graph.

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Abstract: While the Electoral College may not be good for the political system, it is very good for political science (and public choice). This essay documents many of the ways in which this assertion is true. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]

"Turning Points" in the Iraq Conflict: Reversible Jump Markov Chain Monte Carlo in Political Science.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Statistician. Nov2007, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p315-320. 6p. 1 Chart, 3 Graphs.

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Abstract: We consider and explore structural breaks in a day-by-day time series of civilian casualties for the current Iraq conflict: an undertaking of potential interest to scholars of international relations, comparative politics, and American politics. We re-...

The Forgotten Lindsay Rogers and the Development of American Political Science.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Political Science Review. Nov2006, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p555-561. 7p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

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Abstract: Now largely forgotten, Lindsay Rogers addressed public and scholarly audiences, crossed intradisciplinary boundaries, and wrote about developments in political science. His career illuminates key changes in American political science, including a turn ...

Su, Casa Es Nuestra Casa: Latino Politics Research and the Development of American Political Science.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Political Science Review. Nov2006, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p515-521. 7p.

Abstract: Since the 1970s, Latino politics research has evolved, alternately responding to real-world political events and demographic changes, embracing new and emerging trends in the broader discipline, and offering new insights of its own that contribute to t...

Getting Religion: Has Political Science Rediscovered the Faith Factor?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Political Science Review. Nov2006, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p523-529. 7p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

Abstract: To judge by the absence of religion from the pages of the American Political Science Review in its first century, most political scientists have embraced a secular understanding of the political world. We explore the evolving status of religion in the ...

The History of Political Science.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Journal of Political Science (Wiley-Blackwell). Nov88, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p1175. 21p.

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Abstract: Focuses on the history of political science study in the United States. Review of well-known political theories and literatures; Chronology of major developments in the study of political processes from 1850 to the 1900s; Forecasted changes in the stu...

Statistical Models for Political Science Event Counts: Bias in Conventional Procedures and Evidence for the Exponential Poisson Regression Model.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Journal of Political Science (Wiley-Blackwell). Aug88, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p838. 26p.

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Abstract: Presents empirical evidence on statistical models for political science event counts in the United States. Use of Monte Carlo method to demonstrate the empirical unbiasedness of the exponential Poisson regression model in finite samples; Data generati...

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