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Women and Gender Studies: Country Studies

Resources for Advanced Research Methods in Political Science (790:536) and Feminist Research and Methods (988:570)

Maps

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection Online maps of current and general interest. From the Univesity of Texas in Austin.

International Affairs Resources: Maps Links to map resources from the WWW Virtual Library.

Country Information

Background Notes
Information on all the countries of the world with which the United States has relations.
Human Rights Reports
"The annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices – the Human Rights Reports – cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international agreements."
Trafficking in Persons Reports
"Places each country onto one of three tiers based on the extent of their governments’ efforts to comply with the “minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking” found in Section 108 of the TVPA."
Business Source Premier, the major database for business literature, includes extensive reports on countries produced by CountryWatch Inc. To find reports enter the name of the country in the first search box and select "Subject" from the pull-down menu. In the next search box, enter "country review"