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Norton- Political Science – pages 1 Review https: Analyzing Politics provides the clear, thorough, and jargon-free introduction to rational choice theory never before available to undergraduates.

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Analyzing Politics Kenneth A. With this book, rational choice theory can be integrated into undergraduate courses throughout the discipline. Great introductory textbook on rational choice theory.

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Ben Denison rated it it was ok Dec 29, Analyzing Politics is the first book to explain rational choice theory in clear and concise English, rather than the murky language of most formal political theory. The New Institutionalism in American Politics.

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