New Revised edition of What You Need to KnowThe 5th Edition of the review book for Comparative Government and Politics, What You Need to Know, is now available. You can order it from the book's website.
It will soon be available from other sources as well.
New to this 2013 edition of What You Need to Know
- updated free response verb count (Did you know that "describe" has been used 97 times in the past 11 years?)
- updated economic and demographic statistics
- a Supreme Court in the UK
- notes about the upcoming independence referendum in Scotland
- a former president of Russia became the new president
- the new political leadership in China and the ramifications of the changes
- the election of Nigeria's President Jonathan
- the growth of religious- and ethnic-based terrorism in Nigeria
- the comeback of the PRI in Mexico on the presidential level the PRD's success in legislative elections
- maneuvering by politicians and clerics for upcoming elections in Iran
- revised practice exam
Teaching Comparative blog entries are indexed.
The First Edition of What You Need to Know: Teaching Tools is now available from the publisher
The Fifth Edition of What You Need to Know is now available from the publisher (where shipping is always FREE).