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Political Science

This topic guide for POLITICAL SCIENCE is divided, for convenience of researching, into 5 distinct areas: International Relations, American Government, Elections/Political Behavior, Comparative Politics, and Political Philosophy.


In This Guide

Starting Points

Beyond the Surface
Contains articles dating back to 1998 from more than 300 magazines and journals  more info

Fuente Academica
Collection of scholarly academic journals from renowned Latin American, South American and Spanish publishers.  more info

ICPSR Direct
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research. Remote access only for UAA Students from the Anchorage Campus.  more info

Index to Legal Periodicals
International legal information covering all areas of jurisprudence.  more info

Military & Government Collection.
Provides full text for over 330 military related periodicals and general interest magazines.  more info

NBER (National Bureau of Economic Research) Working Papers
Full-text research papers written by NBER economists on a broad range of topics. November 1994 to present.  more info

SIRS Researcher
Social, scientific, economic, and political issues worldwide.  more info

Social Sciences Citation Index
Multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences.  more info

Washington Post
The paper from Washington, D.C.  more info

Wilson Select Plus
Provides full text for many topics. Great place to start research.  more info

Websites (a sampler)

UAA Political Science Department

APSA Style Manual 

Country Studies / Area Handbooks
From the Library of Congress.
Election reform information.

International Affairs Resources
From the WWW Virtual Library.  more info

Public Agenda Online
The Inside Source for Public Opinion & Policy Analysis  more info

State of Alaska Online
Official State of Alaska Website

United Nations
Links to United Nations-related websites



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