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Aloha! Welcome to the Political Science Research Guide. This guide provides information on how to find and access books, eBooks, articles, journals, databases, and additional resources that can help you stay current in the field.
If you have research questions, please contact me. I can help with any step of the research process, from choosing a research topic, to finding, accessing, and evaluating resources, to organizing and storing citations. I look forward to working with you!
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Cat's Cradle by
Publication Date: 1963
This apocalyptic story tells of Earth's ultimate end, and presents a vision of the future that is both darkly fantastic and funny.
The Handmaid's Tale by
Publication Date: 1986
Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, serving in the household of the enigmatic Commander and his bitter wife. She may go out once a day to markets whose signs are now pictures because women are not allowed to read. She must pray that the Commander makes her pregnant, for in a time of declining birthrates her value lies in her fertility, and failure means exile to the dangerously polluted Colonies. Offred can remember a time when she lived with her husband and daughter and had a job, before she lost even her own name. Now she navigates the intimate secrets of those who control her every move, risking her life in breaking the rules.
The Testaments by
Call Number: Waterfront Library General Collection PR9199.3.A8 T47 2019
Publication Date: 2019
Jennifer Government by
Publication Date: 2003
In Barry's twisted, hilarious vision of the near future, the world is run by giant American corporations and employees take the last name of the companies they work for. Hot on the trail of John Nike, an executive from the land of Marketing, is an agent Jennifer Government, the consumer watchdog from hell.
The Dispossessed by
Publication Date: 1995
Shevek, a briliant physicist, attempts to reunite two planets cut off from each other by centuries of distrust.