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POL 347 Intro to Latin American Politics: Home

Provides access to books, journal articles, and government information resources on Latin American Politics

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Purdue Libraries provide access to numerous resources covering Latin American politics.  These come from scholarly books and journal articles and government information resources produced by the United States, Latin American countries, and international government organizations.  Examples of Purdue Libraries online catalog subject searches you can use to find books on topics for this class include:

Brazil Politics and Government

Latin America Politics and Government

Organization of American States

United States Foreign Economic Relations Latin America

United States Foreign Relations Mexico

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Scholarly Journal Articles

The Libraries have access to databases providing many scholarly articles on Latin American economics, government, and politics.  Examples of thse database include

ABI Inform Trade & Industry (Indexes articles from economic journals)

Air University Library Index to Military Periodicals

Cuba Archive (Free Society Project documenting disappearances, murders, and human rights crimes by the  communist regime)

Historical Abstracts (Articles from scholarly history journals from 1450-present)

International Crisis Group Latin America & the Caribbean

Latin American and Latino Studies (Purdue Libraries gateway to interdisciplinary resources on these topics.)

NexisUni (Provides access to U.S. and international newspaper articles)

PAIS International (Indexes articles from political science journals)

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts



Subject Specialist

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Bert Chapman
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Fax: (765) 494-9007