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Political Science

This guide will point you to the best places to find books, articles and other sources of information for your Political Science courses.


Political Behavior & Psychology

Political behavior and psychology focuses on the role human thinking and emotions play in political behavior. Here are a few suggestions for starting your political psychology research:

  • Use a subject encyclopedia such as the SAGE Encyclopedia of Political Behavior.
  • Search for research articles in a general, multidisciplinary database such as EBSCO Discovery.
  • Use psychology subject databases such as PsycINFO to locate psychological journals and information.  

Key Online Reference for Political Psychology

General Article Databases

Key Psychology Databases

Key Journals for Political Psychology