RC01 - Concepts and Methods (C&M)

Chair

Zachary Elkins, University of Texas at Austin
zelkins@austin.utexas.edu

Department of Government
University of Texas at Austin
158 W. 21 St. Stop A1800
Austin, TX 78712-1704
United States

 

Vice-chair

Tobias Hofmann, University of Utah
tobias.hofmann@utah.edu

Department of Political Science
University of Utah
332 South 1400 East, #223
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Unted States

 

Background

Recognised as research committee in 1976; also recognised as a research committee of the International Sociological Association and related group of the American Political Science Association; originally known as committee on conceptual and terminological analysis (COCTA).
 

Objectives

Concepts and Methods (C&M) understands itself as an open and plural platform of discussion on basic conceptual and methodological problems in political science. It strives to promote discussions across quantitative, qualitative, and formal methods.

 

Website

http://www.concepts-methods.org/