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POLI 361 Political Participation in Comparative Perspective

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  • Deena [dot] Yanofsky [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-1087
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1. Article indexes and databases

Locate scholarly articles using one of these suggested databases.

Multidisciplinary databases

Mass media and activism

Political participation and policy

2. Library catalogue

Search the library catalogue to find academic books and book chapters related to your topic. Remember that you will often have to search for words that are broader than your question. For example:

3. Statistics

Social Surveys

Click here to access social survey data compiled by the libraries Electronic Data Resource Service

Data includes:

  • Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
    • EuroBarometers
    • International Social Survey Project
    • World Values Survey
  • National Election Studies: esp. US, UK... & others
  • Institute for Social Research
  • Roper Center
  • Equinox
  • Council of European Social Science Data Archives [CESSDA]
  • Help with SPSS software

Country Profiles

4. Elections and other background information

5. Alternative media

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