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History & Political Science: Getting Started

Library resources for the study of history and political science

History and Political Science

The discipline of History and Political Science encompasses many human activities from the past including social life, economics, culture, thought, and politics.  Students in this discipline may study individuals, groups, communities, and nations, and explore topics ranging from everyday life to social revolutions. History and Political Science requires students to think historically and to discover and analyze published scholarship as well as primary sources. 

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