All Politics is Psychological: A Review of Political Psychology Syllabi

  title={All Politics is Psychological: A Review of Political Psychology Syllabi},
  author={Deborah J. Schildkraut},
  journal={Perspectives on Politics},
  pages={807 - 819}
Browsing the book exhibit room at any major political science conference these days, one notices what seems to be a bonanza of new edited volumes that examine political psychology as a discipline within political science or provide a variety of research essays aimed at introducing the reader to the subfield. Although psychology has always been an important component of political analysis, the prevalence of these books suggests a growing, or renewed, interest among political scientists in using… 

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