​ThesisSubfield: American Politics

Structural change may be studied at three levels: at the actor level, by looking at long cycles of global politics; at the level of global political formation, by inquiring into world empire, the nation-state system with global leadership, and global organization, as alternative forms of coping with global problems; and at the of human species evolution, by asking about the emergence of basic world institutions.

​ThesisSubfield: American Politics

The notion of final cause dominates Aristotle's Politics fromthe opening lines:

​ThesisSubfield: Comparative Politics

In these cases, it is necessary to look at both sides of the information before reaching a decision, and this is what I have tried to do concerning China’s policies and political viewpoint of Tibet....

​ThesisSubfield: AmericanPolitics

In both works, Qutb clearly points out that Islam is a unique form of living and that comparing and contrasting it with other political systems is not in itself fair because it ends of detracting from Islam....

Daemen College History Political Science Department Blog April Quiickly Thesis Political Science

Thesis Subfield: American Politics

Choosing one of these large issues will shape your research paper on NAFTA. If you are interested in U.S. decision making, for example, you might study the lobbying process or perhaps the differences between Democrats and Republicans. If you are interested in diplomacy, you would focus on negotiations between the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Either would make an interesting research paper, but they are different topics.

Thesis Subfield: Political Economy

In other words, Heidegger’s phrase “griechisch gedacht” was so crucial to his interpretation of the world that a refutation of it could be more effective than a more direct approach, which would criticize, for example, Heidegger’s notion of Dasein.

Each Machiavelli and John Locke support a different political theory.

But at its heart, her mentor says, the Alinsky-socialist-Rodham connection is a falsehood. "My conclusion, she was already thinking in terms of practical politics, what works, what doesn't, more than on ideology," Schechter said. "She wouldn't have paid any attention to whether Alinsky was a Marxist.”

Resilience Approach to water governance thesis topic proposal DRAFT Political Science

ThesisSubfield: AmericanPolitics

A good example is airport security checks: even though their effectiveness may be limited, they are considered essential for safety by the public and therefore subject to little doubt or critique.

This is your chance to decide before the political spin machines get their hands on it.

Thesis Subfield: American Politics

While 'constitutional engineers' have claimed that certain rules and institutional arrangements, like proportional representation or decentralization, help divided societies to maintain peace (Lijphart 1977, 1999; Fearon/Laitin 2003; Reynal-Querol 2005), political sociologists have argued that they only reflect the cleavage lines within such societies (Lipset/Rokkan 1967; Collier/Hoeffler 2004)....

The true political philosopher can never be purely political or purely philosophical.

Thesis Subfield: American Politics

Whereas Heidegger wanted to return to pre-Socratic wisdom in order to come to terms with the idea of being, Strauss wanted to see what philosophy originally meant and what the city was in classical political thinking.