Strategies for Social Inquiry 

Series Editors 

Colin Elman, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University ( 
John Gerring, Department of Political Science, University of Texas, Austin  (
James Mahoney, Departments of Political Science and Sociology, Northwestern University (

Editorial Board 

Bear Braumoeller – Department of Political Science, Ohio State University 
David Collier – Department of Political Science, University of California at Berkeley 
Franceso Guala – Department of Sociology and Philosophy, University of Exeter 
Peter Hedström – Department of Sociology, Nuffield College, University of Oxford 
Ted Hopf – Department of Political Science, National University of Singapore
Uskali Maki – Department of Social and Moral Philosophy, University of Helsinki 
Rose McDermott – Department of Political Science, Brown University 
Charles Ragin – Departments of Sociology, University of California, Irvine 
Theda Skocpol – Departments of Government and Sociology, Harvard University 
Peter Spiegler – Department of Economics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 
David Waldner – Department of Politics, University of Virginia 
Lisa Wedeen – Department of Political Science, University of Chicago

Christopher Winship – Department of Sociology, Harvard University