Political Science

Alternative Press Index Archive

Alternative Titles
Alternative Press Index Archive [EBSCO]
API
Description
Comprehensive guide to alternative sources of information published from 1969-1990. Indexes alternative, radical and left periodicals, newspapers and magazines. Provides alternative viewpoints on subjects of national and international interest.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1969-1990
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9807
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CQ Researcher

Alternative Titles
CQ Researcher Plus Archive
Editorial Research Reports
Description

CQ Researcher is noted for its in-depth, unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Reports are published weekly in print and online 44 times a year by CQ Press, a division of Congressional Quarterly Inc. Each single-themed, 12,000-word report is researched and written by a seasoned journalist. The consistent, reader-friendly organization provides researchers with an introductory overview; background and chronology on the topic; an assessment of the current situation; tables and maps; pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions; and bibliographies of key sources.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
1923-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9565
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PAIS International: Public Affairs Information Service

Alternative Titles
PAIS International (Public Affairs Information Service) (CSA)
PAIS Archive
Public Affairs International
Description

Contains references to nearly 2 million journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, research and conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, etc. concerning public affairs and public policy worldwide.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1915-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9553
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International Political Science Abstracts (EBSCO)

Alternative Titles
International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA)
IPSA
Description
International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA), provides abstracts of about 8,000 political science articles per year, published in scholarly journals and yearbooks worldwide. Topics include method and theory, political thinkers, ideas, administrative institutions, national and area studies. IPSA is produced and published bimonthly by the International Political Science Association.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1951-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9485
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Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy

Alternative Titles
Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy (GVRL)
Description

Essays by subject experts treat concepts and doctrines, policymaking, commerce and science, human rights and arms control, with specific articles on topics ranging from anti-imperialism to environmental diplomacy, from refugee policies to terrorism and countermeasures. Also includes a chronology. Included as part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
2002 edition
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9445
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Anarchism Pamphlets in the Labadie Collection

Description

The pamphlets digitized here comprise a very small part of a much larger collection of pamphlets owned by the University of Michigan Labadie Collection on the topic of anarchism.

Public-domain pamphlets were published in the U.S. before 1923 or have been explicitly released by the copyright holder. Items with undetermined rights are assumed to be in-copyright, and are searchable but not viewable online. Please contact labadie-collection@umich.edu for further assistance.

Type
Text Collection
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9407
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New York Times, 1851-2010

Alternative Titles
ProQuest Historical Newspapers: New York Times, PQHN: NYT, NY Times
Historical Index to the New York Times, 1851-1993
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of the New York Times newspaper (Late Eastern Edition), from the first issue on September 18, 1851 through the December 31st issue of 3 years ago.  (One year of additional content from 3 years ago is added annually.)  Reproduces the complete full text of every issue in its original printed form, in full page images digitized from microfilm.  Also incorporates indexing and subject headings from the New York Times Index, 1851-1993.

Note:  For searchable access to the full text of the New York Times from 2011 to the present, use ProQuest Newsstand or LexisNexis Academic.  For combined searchable access to the complete backfile from 1851 up through today's issue, use ProQuest News & Current Events.  For full image access for issues from 2011 up to two months ago, use ProQuest Digital Microfilm.

 

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1851 - 2010
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9367
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Making of the Modern World,1450-1914

Alternative Titles
Making of the Modern World: The Goldsmiths'-Kress Library of Economic Literature 1450-1850
Goldsmith Kress Library of Economic Literature
Making of the Modern Economy
Description

Digital and searchable editions of more than 62,000 titles that track the development of the modern, western world through the lens of trade and wealth. Includes books, serials, pamphlets, essays, etc. published between 1450 and 1914.  Titles are in English as well as in 20 other languages including French, German, Portuguese, Scandinavian, Italian and Spanish. Topics covered include agriculture, commerce, finance, manufacturing, politics, slavery, social conditions, trade, and transportation.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1450-1914
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9277
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Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (GPO Monthly Catalog)

Description

Provides citations to U.S. federal government publications. Contains references to books, reports, studies, serials, maps and other publications. Topics covered include finance, business, demographics, foreign relations, public health and social issues.

Type
Catalog
Coverage
1994 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9271
Access
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DeGruyter Journals

Alternative Titles
ResearchNow:a bepress portal
BEPress / BEP ; B.E. Journals
Research Now ; Digital Commons
Berkeley Electronic Press
DeGruyter Online
Description

Since 2012, 64 commercially produced journals previously published by BE Press are now published by DeGuyter.  Subjects include economics, law, political science, health and medicine, business, statistics and engineering.

Be Press continues to host the institutional repository Digital Commons, and it hosts open access journals and working papers series. http://digitalcommons.bepress.com/online-journals/ .  The BePress platform was called ResearchNow.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
All years
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9267
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Pages

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