by Rod Hague and Martin Harrop

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Chapter One: Political Concepts

Chapter Two: The State

Chapter Three: Democracy

Chapter Four: Authoritarian Rule

Chapter Six: Political Culture

Chapter Seven: Political Communication

Chapter Eight: Political Participation

Chapter Nine: Interest Groups

Chapter Ten: Political Parties

Chapter Eleven: Elections

Chapter Twelve: Voters

Chapter Thirteen: Constitutions And The Legal Framework

Chapter Fourteen: Multilevel Governance

Chapter Fifteen: Legislatures

Chapter Sixteen: The Political Executive

Chapter Seventeen: Bureaucracy

Chapter Eighteen: Public Policy

Chapter Nineteen: Comparative Methods