by Mika Slaughter
Provides access to current and retrospective United Nations
documents and publications.
Site for online resources from the U. S. Government. Includes
links to material from all branches of government.
monthly, this index gives citations and abstracts for books,
articles, documents, conferences, and statistical directories
dealing with politics and public affairs.
Indexes 524 core periodicals in the fields of anthropology,
economics, geography, law and criminology, political science,
social work, sociology, and international relations. Includes
full text of articles from 172 publications back to 1995.
The database provides citations, abstracts, and indexing
of the international serials literature in political science
and its complementary fields, including international relations,
law, and public administration / policy.
|American Journal of Political Science
|1973 to date
|Midwest Journal of Political Science
|American Political Science Review
|1958 to date
|American Politics Quarterly
|Annals of the American Academy of Political and
||1959 to date
||1998 to date
|Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report
|| 1960 to date
|International Studies Quarterly
||Last 5 years
|Journal of Politics
|1965 to date
||1976 to date
|Political Research Quarterly
||1993 to date
|Western Political Quarterly
|Political Science Quarterly
| 1972 to date
||1977 to date
|1987 to date
||1968 to date
|PS: Political Science & Politic
||1968 to date
|Review of Politics
||1966 to date
Items in the Reference collection can be found on the first
floor of the Poynter Library, while materials on the general
subjects of political science and political theory can be
found on the third floor in the classification JA
- JC, and books on U.S. politics and government fall
under the classification JK. Specific
topics can be searched on the Libraries of the USF System Online Catalog using the subject headings:
Policy, Law, Legislation,
Political Science , or Politics and
|Columbia Dictionary of Political Biography
||REF D108 .C65 1991
2,000 prominent political science figures worldwide with
a brief summary of the individual's policies and accomplishments.
Includes those persons alive as of December 31, 1990
. Personal name index by country at the back.
|Routledge Dictionary of Twentieth-Century
||REF JA83 .R725 1992
guide to individuals closely identified with a political
idea or system of thought. Alphabetically arranged,
each entry is followed by a list of the individual's writings
and a brief bibliography.
|Dictionary of 20 th -Century World Politics
||REF JA61 .S53 1993
entries cover terms, theories, events, institutions, and
individuals that make up contemporary world politics.
|Encyclopedia of Government and Politics
||REF JA61 .C66 1992
signed essays give overviews and critical analyses of twentieth-century
political studies. A bibliography follows each entry.
Subject index at the back.
publication. Provides brief demographic, social,
and economic data for each country of the world. Includes
a map in color.
|Europa World Year Book 2v.
||REF JN1 .E85
publication. Covers the United Nations and
its agencies, other international organizations, and the
countries of the world in alphabetical order. A detailed
political, social, and economic picture is given for each
country, including an introductory history and a statistical
survey. An index of international organizations is
at the back of volume one, and an index of territories is
at the back of volume two.
of Political Science 8v.
collection of essays by scholars representing the major
areas of political science. Gives a useful, encyclopedic
survey of the entire field. Extensive notes and references
follow each entry. Each volume is individually indexed.
- v. 1: Political Science: Scope and Theory
- v. 2: Micropolitical Theory
- v. 3: Macropolitical Theory
- v. 4: Nongovernmental Politics
- v. 5: Governmental Institutions and Processes
- v. 6: Policies and Policymaking
- v. 7: Strategies of Inquiry
- v. 8: International Politics
|Information Sources of Political Science
||REF JA71 .H64 1986
book is considered a classic guide to the field.
An introductory section on political reference theory is
followed by chapters grouped by topic. Each entry
carries an extensive critical annotation. Author,
title, and subject indexes at the back.
|Political Handbook of the World
||REF JF37 .P6
publication. Lists the independent countries
of the world in alphabetical order with detailed descriptions
of each country and its politics and government.
Section at the back gives intergovernmental organizations
(e.g., PLO, EU). An index of geographical and organizational
names is included.
|Political Science: Illustrated Search
Strategy and Sources
||REF JA88 .L69 1993
guide to library resources useful for research papers in
political science. Includes detailed basic information
on using and interpreting legal materials. An appendix
reprints the style manual for the American Political Science
||REF JA51 .S7
publication. A concise and reliable manual
of statistical and descriptive information about the governments
of the world. A bibliography follows each country's
entry. A section on international organizations in
included, and there is a place and organization index at
the back. A companion volume, Statesman's Year-Book
World Gazetteer [REF G103.5 .P38 1986], is issued
periodically and gives brief information on geographical
||REF JZ1242 .E43 1998
ethical issues and responsibilities that stretch across
international boundaries." Identifies and discusses
22 key issues in international ethics. Includes a
chronology, biographical sketches of important ethicists,
significant documents, a bibliography, and an index.
|Macmillan Dictionary of Political Quotations
||REF PN6084 .P6E54 1993
alphabetically by author within topical chapters.
Author and concept indexes at the back.
|Oxford Dictionary of Political Quotations
||REF PN6084 .P6O94 1996
alphabetically by author; British writers predominate.
Keyword in context index at the back.
|The Political System: An Inquiry Into
the State of Political Science
||JA71 .E3 1971
Easton's treatise on the "science of politics" and its relationship
to general political theory is still considered an influential
classic in the field.
refer to the Statistical
Sources Subject Guide for a more comprehensive listing
||REF HA17 .D45
||REF HA12.5 .U63
|World Handbook of Political and Social Indicators
||REF HN25 .T39 1983
of the Economist.com web site, this series of reports gives
news, profiles, forecasts, and statistics on 195 countries,
as compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)
Science Internet Resources
by Western Connecticut State University 's Department of
Social Sciences, this lengthy list gives clickable links
to U.S. and international sites dealing with politics and
Science Resources: Foreign Politics
by the University of Michigan 's Documents Center Library
, this is a list of clickable links to a variety of international
home pages. The addition of material from a consortium
of educational institutions makes the site comprehensive
and broadly based.
Internet Resources for Political Science
by the Department of Political Science at West Virginia
University , this site gives a wide variety of links to
other sources in politics and government.
Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources
"over 2,000 annotated links in a wide range of international
affairs topics." The site is maintained by the Department
of Political Science, Elizabethtown (PA) College.