POL311 - Methodology of Comparative Politics

2 Unit(s)


Comparative Political Analysis: History of Comparative Politics, Concepts, the scientific methods, and Logic of Comparison; Classification Systems in Comparative Politics; Case study approach; competing paradigms or orientations in Comparative Political Analysis; the strategy of across-system theorizing; measurement problems in cross-national research. Approaches to the study of Comparative Politics, i.e. single country approach, multi-country approach, synchronic approach; Problems of Comparative Politics.