Comparative-Historical Methods

by Matthew Lange

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  • 1446271692
  • 9781849206273
  • 9781446271698
  • 9781446291283
This bright, engaging title provides a thorough and integrated review of comparative-historical methods. It sets out an intellectual history of comparative-historical analysis and presents the main methodological techniques employed by researchers, including:

- comparative-historical analysis,

- case-based methods,

- comparative methods

- data, case selection and theory.

Matthew Lange has written a fresh, easy to follow introduction which showcases classic analyses, offers clear methodological examples and describes major methodological debates. It is a comprehensive, grounded book which understands the learning and research needs of students and researchers.


  • SAGE Publications; November 2012
  • ISBN: 9781446271698
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Comparative-Historical Methods
  • Author: Matthew Lange
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1446271692
  • 9781849206273
  • 9781446271698
  • 9781446291283

In The Press

A judicious and comprehensive treatment, written with great clarity.
Dietrich Rueschemeyer
Emeritus Professor of Sociology, Brown University, USA


I recommend it enthusiastically to anyone who seeks to carry out or learn about comparative-historical analysis.
James Mahoney
Gordon Fulcher Professor in Decision-Making, Departments of Political Science and Sociology, Northwestern University

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1446271692
  • 9781849206273
  • 9781446271698
  • 9781446291283