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International Legal Resources
UR Library Catalog
Find in-depth books on country histories, politics, economies, cultures and elections.
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Access reports on each of the world’s countries, with a focus on the political and economic situation as well as demographic, cultural and environmental news and information. (CountryWatch)
Countries & Their Cultures
Provides excellent overviews of a country's culture describing the same categories for every country in the world.
Political Parties of the World
Covers every country's political parties, including overviews of each country's political system and recent political events & news.
In-depth analysis of of the historical, social, political and governmental institutions and systems of countries throughout the world.
Country Background Notes
Descriptions of countries covering history, people, economy and political conditions by the US State Department
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Access key business intelligence on countries, markets, and companies. This database provides historical statistics and forecasts, analysis of consumers' lifestyles, information sources, brand and company information, plus full-text market analysis. (Euromonitor International)