REQUIRED READINGS:

(1) Janet Johnson and Richard Joslyn, Political Science Research Methods, 3d Ed. (CQ Press,
1995). Sold at bookstore.

(2) J.Theodore Anagnoson and Richard DeLeon, StataQuest 4 (Duxbury,1997). StataQuest software for Windows 95 is included with the book. Sold at bookstore.

(3) Carl G. Hempel, "Scientific Inquiry: Invention and Test," Chapter 2 in Philosophy of Natural Science (Prentice-Hall, 1966). Handout.

(4) Robert D. Putnam, "Tuning In, Tuning Out: The Strange Disappearance of Social Capital in America," PS, Vol. 28, No. 4 (December 1995), 664-683. Handout.

Other required readings, handouts, and materials will be provided throughout the course. Keep these in a notebook.

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