GOV 473: Clinton / Bush American Foreign Policy
I. REFERENCE SOURCES
Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy (3 vols.)
Ref. E 183.7 .E52 2002
Encyclopedia of American Foreign Relations (4 vols.)
Ref. E 183.7 .E53 1997
The George H. W. Bush Years
Ref. E 840.6 .G74 2006
The Clinton Years
Ref. E 840.6 .W37 2004
Encyclopedia of the Clinton Presidency
Ref. E 885 .L48 2002
Encyclopedia of the American Presidency (4 vols.)
Ref. Balcony JF 511 .E53 1994
Encyclopedia of the Reagan-Bush Years
Ref. Balcony JF 511 .L48 1996
The Presidency A to Z, 3rd Ed.
Ref. Balcony JK 511 .P775 2003
A good dictionary of terms and concepts.
Congressional Quarterly's Guide to the Presidency (2 vols.)
Ref. Balcony JK 516 .C57 2002
Vital Statistics on the Presidency: Washington to Clinton
Ref. Balcony JK 518 .R34 1998
America at the Polls: A Handbook of American Presidential Election Statistics (2 vols.)
Ref. Balcony JK 524 .A73 1994
Vol. I covers Harding to Eisenhower, 1920-1956;
Vol. 2 covers Kennedy to George W. Bush, 1960-2000
The Geography of Presidential Elections in the United States, 1868-2004
Ref. Balcony JK 524 .N48 2005
Encyclopedia of American Political Parties and Elections
Ref. Balcony JK 2261 .S218 2006
[ additional resourcess on voting and elections can be found in this area ]
II. OFFICIAL DOCUMENTS
- PUBLIC PAPERS OF THE PRESIDENTS
- U.S. Docs GS 4.113: (1929-1931; 1945-1983)
U.S. Docs AE 2.114: (1984 - present)
Also available online (see below)
An annual compilation of all presidential documents, including speeches, interviews, and press
- Presidential Documents
- See U.S. Docs Pr and PrEx for publications issued by the White House and by the Executive
Office of the President
- Congressional Committee Hearings
- See U.S. Docs Y4. F for transcripts of public hearings held by the House Committee on Foreign Affairs
and the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. Online access is available from 1995 to the present
through GPO Access.
Earlier hearings can be found by searching the Catalog of Government Publications.
III. ELECTRONIC RESOURCES
A service of the US Government Printing Office and the Superintendent of Documents, this
provides access to a wealth of current government information. It includes online access to
Presidential documents, public laws, Supreme Court opinions, and federal regulations.
WEEKLY COMPILATION OF PRESIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS
Online access to the annual cumulations from 1993 to the present.
PUBLIC PAPERS OF THE PRESIDENTS
Covers 1991 to 2003, from GPO Access.
PUBLIC PAPERS OF THE PRESIDENTS
Covers 1929 to 2001; from the University of Michigan.
COMMISSION ON PRESIDENTIAL DEBATES
Contains the full transcripts of all presidential debates (and vice presidential debates,
when they were held): 1960; 1976 - 2004.
CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)
A comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. It publishes a wide range of
scholarship from 1991 onward that includes working papers from university research institutes,
occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences,
books, journals and policy briefs.
Connections to full-text newspaper articles (including the New York Times and the Washington Post), business
information, and legal resources.
Social Sciences Full Text
Indexes and abstracts over 400 English-language periodicals in all areas of the social sciences,
including politics and economics.
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications
An index of all federal government publications from 1976 to the present.
- FOREIGN AFFAIRS
V.1-45 (1922-66) Bound
V.46 (1967)- on Microfilm
Current issues kept until receipt of microfilm
V.43 (1964)- online
- FOREIGN POLICY
No.1-139 (1970-2003) on Microfilm
No.140 (2004)- Recent back issues also on Ground Floor
No.1 (1970)-4 Years Ago Online in JStor
No.78 (1990)- online
- FOREIGN POLICY ANALYSIS
V.1 (2005)- Bound
V.1 (2005)- online
- PRESIDENTIAL STUDIES QUARTERLY
V.5-18 (1975-88) on MIcrofilm
V.19 (1989)- Bound
Also available for the past 2 years online
A full text archive that includes many major political science journals.
Last updated: 10/16/07 tk,
contact Tom Karel for assistance - 291-3845.