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Quantitative and Econometric Methodologies in the Study of Civil War

Clayton, Govinda (2014) Quantitative and Econometric Methodologies in the Study of Civil War. In: Newman, Edward and DeRouen, Jr., Karl, eds. Routledge Handbook of Civil Wars. War & Conflict Studies . Routledge, London, pp. 28-40. ISBN 978-0-415-62258-5. (KAR id:37659)


This chapter provides an overview of the quantitative study of civil war, focusing on the development of quantitative conflict studies, the basics of the quantitative method, the prominent sources of civil conflict data, and the strengths and weaknesses of using quantitative methods to analyse civil war.

Item Type: Book section
Uncontrolled keywords: Quantitative Methods, Statistics, Econometrics, Civil War, Conflict Analysis, Data, Methodology.
Subjects: J Political Science
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Human and Social Sciences > School of Politics and International Relations
Depositing User: G.D. Clayton
Date Deposited: 18 Dec 2013 16:45 UTC
Last Modified: 09 Dec 2022 10:20 UTC
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Clayton, Govinda.

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