Is a science of politics possible?

Is a science of politics possible?

Summarise and evaluate the argument in the following online article: ‘Is a Science of Politics Possible?’ – James Skillen Your evaluation should draw on at least four chapters from the text book “Theory and Methods in Political Science”, third edition, edited by Marsh and Stoker. Article available at: http://www.metanexus.net/essay/science-politics-possible This Assessment Task relates to the following Learning Outcomes: • Understand debates around the question of the possibility of political “science” • Understand basic issues relating to various research methods, ie – Qualitative and Quantitative • Understand similarities and differences between the various theoretical approaches to studying politics 1000 words plus reference list. Use Harvard method for referencing.