The Essentials of Political Analysis (6th ed.)

by Pollock, Philip H., III, Barry C. Edwards

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  • 9781506379616
  • 9781506379609
  • 9781506379586

Gain the skills you need to conduct political analysis and critically assess statistical research. 

In this Sixth Edition of The Essentials of Political Science, bestselling authors Philip H. Pollock III and Barry C. Edwards build your analytic abilities and develop your statistical reasoning with new data, fresh exercises, and accessible examples. This brief, accessible guide walks you through the essentials—measuring concepts, formulating and testing hypotheses, describing variables—while using key terms, chapter-opening objectives, over 80 tables and figures, and practical exercises to get you using and applying your new skills.


  • SAGE Publications; July 2019
  • ISBN: 9781506379609
  • Edition: 6
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: The Essentials of Political Analysis
  • Author: Pollock, Philip H., III; Barry C. Edwards
  • Imprint: CQ Press
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781506379616
  • 9781506379609
  • 9781506379586

In The Press

“A great resource to get students up and running on statistical analysis in politics. I recommend this book to all my colleagues. The accompanying workbook for R is also excellent.”


Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781506379616
  • 9781506379609
  • 9781506379586