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According to American Political Science Association, Political Science defined as the study of governments, public policies and political behavior both in the United States and in the world.

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What is Political Science?

Political science, occasionally called "Politology", is a social science which deals with systems of governance, and the analysis of political activities, political thoughts, associated constitutions and political behavior.

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