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[American political science] is attacked for its alleged eschewing of the normative, ahistorical nature, obsession with the quantifiable, and cult of methodology which results in a sterile, status quo oriented political science capable of accumulating mountains of trivia, and incapable of attacking problems of moment.

Cairns, Alan. “Political Science and the Americanization Issue.” Canadian Journal of Political Science. 1975.

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