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Foreign and International Research Links
Search the full-text of scholarly theory and research on international affairs; working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers from non-governmental organizations, foundations, conference proceedings; links to websites.
Use these links to search for articles, reports, statistics, and news about a foreign or international topic.
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An annotated directory of online sources on African countries and topics.
Books To Get Started
The Europa World Yearbook
Call Number: REF 341.2 Eu74
Entries for each country contain an introductory survey covering recent history, economic affairs, government, defense, education, and public holidays; a statistical survey with figures on area and population, health and welfare, agriculture, forestry, fishing, industry, finance, trade, transport, tourism, media, and education; and much more.
Political Handbook of the World by
Call Number: REF 324 P759 2008
The Iran Primer by
Call Number: REF 320.955 Ir1 W935
Publication Date: 2010-12-01
The Far East and Australasia
Call Number: REF 950 F22
Africa South of the Sahara
Call Number: REF 967 Af84
Call Number: REF 032.02 W58
Encyclopedia of Terrorism by
Call Number: REF 303.625 K968E
Publication Date: 2002-12-04