PAIS Index

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International index to various types of publications on public/social policy and social sciences. Includes PAIS Archive.
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Resource type:
1915 to present
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This resource contains abstracts of journal articles, books, statistical yearbooks, directories, conference proceedings, research reports and government documents from all over the world. It covers the public and social policy literature of business, economics, finance, law, international relations, public administration, government, political science, and other social sciences -- with emphasis on issues that are or might become the subjects of legislation.

This includes both PAIS International as well as PAIS Archive, adding more historical content to the former.

Laurier Library provides access to this in a collection with WPSA and PQ Political Science.

Subjects covered:
  • Criminology
  • Economics
  • Geography and Environmental Studies
  • Global Studies
  • Human Rights and Human Diversity
  • International Public Policy
  • Political Science
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Alternate titles:
  • PAIS Archive
  • PAIS International