Political engineering is manufacturing the end result of something, such as arranging a coup d'etat in a democracy.
Oh. I hoped it was something about engineering, but I suppose that would be EngineeringPolitics?. -- JohnFletcher
See also ElectoralEngineeringIncidentally, this has a backlink to a page called BuzzwordMasochist which was last edited in 2000!! Is this a record for a dangling backlink to be filled?CategoryEngineering CategoryPolitics?