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  • 1 political science — political scientist. a social science dealing with political institutions and with the principles and conduct of government. [1770 80] * * * Academic discipline concerned with the empirical study of government and politics. Political scientists… …

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  • 2 political science — n. the science of political institutions, or of the principles, organization, and methods of government political scientist n …

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  • 3 political science — ► NOUN ▪ the study of political activity and behaviour …

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  • 4 Political science — For the Randy Newman song of the same name, see Political Science (song). Part of the Politics series Politics …

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  • 5 political science — An academic discipline which studies power and the distribution of power in different types of political systems. Political scientists inquire as to the sources of power, how it is exercised and by whom, how processes of constraint and control… …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 6 political science — N UNCOUNT Political science is the study of the ways in which political power is acquired and used in a country …

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  • 7 political science — politikos mokslai statusas T sritis Politika apibrėžtis Socialinių mokslų kryptis, tyrinėjanti ir aiškinanti politikos reiškinius. Palyginti nauja disciplina; susiformavimas siejamas su mokslo metodo, kaip jį eksplikavo pozityvistai, taikymu… …

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  • 8 political science — science of politics, study of the structure and methods of governments and political organizations …

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  • 9 political science — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. political economy, science of government, politics, political theory, study of government, government science; see also social science …

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  • 10 political science — noun Date: 1779 a social science concerned chiefly with the description and analysis of political and especially governmental institutions and processes • political scientist noun …

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  • 11 political science — noun the study of government of states and other political units (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑politics, ↑government • Derivationally related forms: ↑political scientist • Topics: ↑government, ↑ …

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  • 12 political science — UK / US noun [uncountable] the study of politics and the way that political power is used in a country Derived word: political scientist noun countable Word forms political scientist : singular political scientist plural political scientists …

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  • 13 political science — po.litical science n [U] the study of politics and government >political scientist n …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 political science — po,litical science noun uncount the study of politics and the way that political power is used in a country ╾ po,litical scientist noun count …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 political science — polit′ical sci′ence n. gov a social science dealing with political institutions and with the principles and conduct of government • Etymology: 1770–80 polit′ical sci′entist, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 political science — noun the branch of knowledge concerned with political activity and behaviour. Derivatives political scientist noun …

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  • 17 political science — noun a) The systematic study of government and politics. b) The analytical study of public policy and policies, past, present, and prospective. See Also: political scientist …

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  • 18 political science — noun (U) the study of politics and government political scientist noun (C) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 political science — /pəˌlɪtɪkəl ˈsaɪəns/ (say puh.litikuhl suyuhns) noun the science of politics, or of the principles and conduct of government …

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  • 20 Political science of religion — or Politicology of Religion ,or Politology of religion,,or Politics and religion, or Religion and politics is one of the youngest subfields of Political Science. It was established in the last decades of the twentieth century. RESEARCH AREAS Its… …

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