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POL 491B Environmental Federalism: POL 491B Environmental Federalism

Governmental and nongovernmental resources for this class.

POL 491B Environmental Federalism


"The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states respectively, or to the people." 10th Amendment U.S. Constitution.


Purdue Libraries provide many print and electronic resources for searching U.S. state environmental policy. Sample Library of Congress (LCSH) subject headings you can search for in the Libraries online catalog include:

Environmental Impact Statements
Environmental Protection Indiana

Hazardous Substances Law and Legislation United States

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Databases you can you to search for scholarly journal articles include:

Gale in Context Environmental Studies (Database on environmental policies which includes state government information resources)
NexisUni (Covers articles from law reviews and federal and state court cases)

LexisNexis State Capital (Purdue Users Only)

PAIS International (These two databases index Political Science journal articles)
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts 


Web of Science Core Collection   (Access to scholarly journal literature in multiple disciplines which also gives access to scholary citations of this literature)

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