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Political Science

Researching Political Science

What is Political Science?

"Political science, occasionally called politology, is a discipline of social science which deals with systems of governance, and the analysis of political activities, political thoughts, associated constitutions and political behavior.

Political science comprises numerous subfields, including comparative politics, political economy, international relations, political theory, public administrationpublic policy, and political methodology.

Furthermore, political science is related to, and draws upon, the fields of economics, law, sociology, history, philosophy, human geography, journalism, political anthropology, and social policy." (From Wikipedia) (Image from Porapak on 

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The sub-pages on the left side provide some examples of specific resources in specific topic areas of political science.