Article databases, news, maps, and sources for specific regions of the world. For students studying International Studies, as well as students interested in study abroad or researching a particular area.
With International Studies, you may end up researching all kinds of different topics, including language, literature, culture, politics, geography, and business. Email me or schedule an appointment and I can help you find information for these and other subjects.
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Covers cultural, historical, economic, environmental, political, statistical and background information, and news on each of the world's countries. Select "Intelligence Zone" at the top, then select "Country Reviews". Find your country (or countries in your region) to find politics, economic indicators, tax rates, social indicators, and so much more.
Core themes include the history of globalization; economic, political, and cultural globalization; security; energy; labor, human rights, and multinational corporations; health and disease; global citizenry; and the environment.
Covers the breadth of human history, in nine eras: Beginnings of Human Society; Early Civilizations, 4000-1000 BCE; Classical Traditions, 1000 BCE-300 CE; Expanding Regional Civilizations, 300--1000; Intensified Hemispheric Interactions, 1000-1500; The First Global Age, 1450-1770; The Age of Revolutions, 1750-1914; Crisis and Achievement, 1900-1945; Promises and Paradoxes, 1945-Present.