[tags: rationalist, structuralist, culturalist] - Comparative politics is an important aspect of political science in that instead of studying how this country functions, it studies why other countries around the world are the way they are.
There must be some medium for finding the differences and similarities between one county and another.
We can realize the importance of this point by considering, for example that the Islamic countries worldwide look towards the Arabic ulemas for validation of their Islamic policies and also each fatwa issued by the Arab ulemas is almost always followed by a similar action by their counterparts in other countries....
[tags: Plolitical Science Politics Essays] - On January 1st, 1959 Sudan finally became its own independent country, and it looked as if it’s history of conflict would soon come to an end.
As such, comparison is necessary for the development of political science.
The ‘art of comparing’ can be seen as what experimentation is to most sciences – the principal and most effective way to test theory.
Each of these systems has gone through an evolution based on mistakes of the past and the needs of a stable and equal government.
Most nations throughout the world observe political means through either Unitary or Federal legislation.
But this was not to be, throughout most of Sudan’s independent status as a country it has been in constant turmoil.
For the first thirteen years, 1959-1969, an elected government ran Sudan, but in that year, 1969, the elected government would be toppled by a military coup.