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POLS 235: African Politics (HC)

Political Science 235: African Politics (Wing) Fall 2023

Identifying Relevant Books

Use the Tripod catalog for your home institution  Icon    Icon    to look for all books (print and digital) owned by your college as well as the print titles at the other two schools.  

The following searches are a sampling of possibilities.  To find materials on a topic, try doing a keyword search in the Tripod Catalog to find relevant materials and then use the subject headings assigned to those titles to find more books.  Note that all these searches are in the Books+Media channel.  In example # 5 below, using keywords [Any Field] (rather than subjects) will pick up results from chapter titles.

  • african women's movements [Any Field]    Icon   Icon   

  • africa [Subject]  AND ("women politician*" OR women activists)   Icon   Icon   

  • "boko haram" OR (terroris* AND africa) [Subjects]    Icon   Icon   

  • africa sub-saharan politics and government 21st century [Subject] Icon   Icon   

  • liberia politics and government  [Subject]  Limited to publications from 2000 to present  Icon   Icon   

  • (oil OR petroleum) AND (africa OR nigeria)  [Subjects]  Sorted by newest titles first  Icon   Icon   

**  Try opening a search above and replace one of the topics with your research interest.

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