Poli Sci Review
Comparison is involved, we need to know what is similar between things
Look at definitions in the textbook they are concise and important.
Patterns, what patterns are noticed in political participation etc.
What are the different approaches, the ideas in political science come
from theoretical approaches. Know the different approached and the
ideas related to them.
Remember the key thinkers. Those that come up in the book and in the
textbook. E.g. (Weber, Hegel, Von Rank)
What are all the theoretical approaches, what are their names?
What do each of them focus on and analyze?
How do they understand politics?
Define each approach and know the basis of each approach. Why would
we do it this way e.ge case study is very in-depth
HOW would we carry out each of these strategies.
What is the connection of research strategies to comparative
What were the key events in terms of the state? What about the formation
of the state.
The key processes of each event.
Types of state, know definition.
Types of democracy
What are the patterns within democracy?
The “visions” from each form of democracy. How do people in each type
of democracy see the world? How do they conceptualize it?