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political science

The study of the processes, principles, and structure of government and of political institutions.

political scientist n.
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Noun1.political scientist - a social scientist specializing in the study of government
social scientist - someone expert in the study of human society and its personal relationships
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Other speakers included Dan Hays, former speaker of the Senate; U of C political scientists Anthony Sayers and Melanee Thomas; and political scientist Ian Urquhart from the University of Alberta.
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Political scientist Sefer Tahiri is convinced that at next parliamentary elections, topics related to the ethnicity will dominate again.
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As a political scientist, I'll stake the reputation of my profession on it.

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