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Politics (1st edn)  

Peter FerdinandEmeritus Reader in Politics and International Studies, University of WarwickClose
Robert GarnerProfessor of Politics, University of LeicesterClose
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Stephanie LawsonProfessor of Politics and International Studies, Macquarie UniversityClose
Published in Print:12 April 2018 Published Online:August 2018
Publisher:Oxford University Press


Politics offers an introduction to political studies. It combines accessibility and an analytical approach, encouraging critical study and engaged debate. Alongside coverage of concepts, approaches, and ideologies, the text features chapters on all crucial elements of political studies, from institutions and states to security, political economy, civil society and the media, making it an ideal text for a broad range of modules. Current debates and key developments in contemporary politics are taken into account, with coverage of the rise of populism, Brexit, and the presidency of Donald Trump, as well as a broad range of international case studies and examples.