What to Give a Political Scientist for Christmas?

Over at the Freaknomics blog, there is a debate about what to give an economist for Christmas, given the deadweight loss of presents. I don’t think that political scientists are quite as insistent on putting a damper on a merry time but perhaps you guys have some good gift ideas for political scientists? In the mean time, the following gift-giving advice that fits economists’ prescriptions:

2 Responses to What to Give a Political Scientist for Christmas?

  1. thomaskuhn December 18, 2009 at 3:48 pm #

    a crash course in political THEORY?

  2. Manoel Galdino December 21, 2009 at 7:59 am #

    I donno what to give, but I know what I would like: a book of Tukey about Graphics or a any good book of political science.
    Unfortunately, my parents usually think that I like biographies of Mao, Ayrton Senna (F-1 pilot) and so on…