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Background on Theory
For framing information on political theories, consult assigned weekly reading for the course relating to Liberalism, Conservatism, Socialism, Green Political Theory, Feminism, and Multiculturalism.
Oxford Handbooks Online
Contains full text Oxford University Press handbooks on topics in the fields of business, management, philosophy, political science, and religion. Handbooks provide overview, background, historical synthesis and reference lists.
Oxford Reference Online
Contains full text subject encyclopedias, reference works, dictionaries, and handbooks in all disciplines.
CQ Press Political Reference Suite
Contains full text encyclopedias, directories, handbooks, and guides in political science.
Gale Virtual Reference Library (Oregon State Library Content)
Features full text scholarly encyclopedias and reference works. It is part of the Oregon Gale statewide databases. Some additional content may be freely available during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
Contains full text encyclopedias and reference books in the social sciences and humanities. Search by keyword or browse by topic.