Comparative Politics

On Duverger and "Laws of Politics"



Erik Weber argues that my claims about “laws of politics,” although grounded in an “impressive” “evidence base,” cannot be taken as such on two grounds. A key concept is unspecified and an adequate “strategy” is lacking. Here I respond to Professor Weber.


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