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Political Science

POLITICAL SCIENCE is here divided, for convenience of searching, into 5 distinct areas: International Relations, American Government, Elections/Political Behavior, Comparative Politics, and Political Philosophy

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A good place to start gathering information on COMPARATIVE POLITICS

Globalization and Security, an Encyclopedia (2 vol.)  REF D 763.M47 G56 2009

CQ Researcher   REF H 35.E35 date

International Dictionary of Public Management and Governance   REF JA 61.B48 2006

Encyclopedia of Political Communication (2 vol.)  REF JA 85.E64 2008

Encyclopedia of Digital Government (3 vol.)   REF JF 1525.A8 E63 2007

Encyclopedia of Globalization (4 vol.)   REF JZ 1318.E63 2007

The Citizen Action Encyclopedia   REF JS 303.5.H35 2002

Illegal Immigration   REF JV 6483.L45 2007

Religion and the Law in America: An Encyclopedia of Personal Belief and Public Policy (2 vol.)   REF KF 4783.A68 M47 2007

 

Web Resources / COMPARATIVE POLITICS (a sampler)

The Democratic National Committee     http://www.democrats.org/

Republican National Committee     http://www.rnc.org/splashpage/index.aspx

Political Parties & Interest Groups From Around the World     http://www.psr.keele.ac.uk/parties.htm

Political Resources on the Net     http://www.politicalresources.net/

GLOBAL Political Issues on the Web     http://www.globalissues.org/

CIA Factbook - World Political Parties & Leaders     https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2118.html

Global Policy Forum     http://www.globalpolicy.org/globalization.html

American Health Care Reform Information     http://www.americanhealthcarereform.org/

Global Climate Change Information     http://www.exploratorium.edu/climate/index.html

National Science Foundation Arctic Climate Research     http://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/arctic/index.jsp

Amnesty International (Human Rights Advocacy Page)     http://www.amnesty.org/

 

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