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A Guide To...Political Science

This guide is a starting point for research in Political Science. The guide includes recommended resources and tips for effective research.

The Basics

Below are some common examples to get you started using American Political Science Association style.

Book with one author

Doenecke, Justus D. 2011. Nothing less than war : a new history of America's entry into World War I. Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky.

Journal article from an online database

Mancur Olson. 1993. "Dictatorship, Democracy, and Development." American Political Science Review 87 (September): 567-576. doi:10.2307/2938736.