Lecture Slides

The table below features select lecture slides for the course. 

WEEK # TOPICS
1

The Scientific Method as Applied to Political Outcomes (PDF - 2.6MB)

2

Theory and Method in Political Science (PDF - 1.7MB)

4

Observational Data and its Challenges (PDF)

5

Cases Selection and its Challenges

Research Method: Small N (PDF - 1.1MB)

Research Design Checklist (PDF)

Choosing a Topic (PDF)

7

Evaluating a (Small) Body of Work: The Effects of Candidate Appearance

Using Qualtrics to Conduct Online Surveys (PDF)

10

Conducting Field Research (PDF)

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