Kingston, Jamaica
Canoe Press
An introduction to politics :lectures for first-year students
9789768125798
9768125799
135 pages
Political Science
Political science - Caribbean, English-speaking.
Political parties - United States.
World politics.
Contents6
Tables and Figures11
Preface12
Introduction14
Section 1. POLITICAL BEHAVIOUR, POLITICAL CULTURE, AND POLITICAL SOCIALIZATION16
Section 2. THE CHANGING DEFINITION OF POLITICALSCIENCE AND OF POLITICS44
Section 3. DEMOCRACY50
Section 4. THE PRESIDENTIAL AND PARLIAMENTARY SYSTEMS OF GOVERNMENT70
Section 5. THE TRANSITION FROM COMMUNISM AND POST-COMMUNISM94
Section 6. THE ANGLOPHONE CARIBBEAN STATE114
Section 7. CONTEMPORARY CARIBBEAN POLITICS132
APPENDIX148