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dataAmerican National Election Studies
ANES produces high quality data from its own surveys on voting, public opinion, and political participation; see Data Center for downloads
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dataAnnual Review of Political Science
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Outlines major developments in field.
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dataMert Moral
Sabancı University, Istanbul-Turkey, see dataverse.
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dataWorld Politics Dataverse
Data relating to articles recently published in World Politics.
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dataMonkey Cage
Here, political scientists draw on their own expertise and the discipline's research to illuminate the news, inform civic discussion, and make some sense of the circus that is politics.
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dataWorld Values Survey
The WVS consists of nationally representative surveys conducted in almost 100 countries which contain almost 90 percent of the world
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dataPolitical Advertising on Google
To help everyone understand the ads they see online, this report from Google includes information about verified advertisers’ spending on ads related to elections.
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dataInternational Journal of Public Opinion Research
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A source of informed analysis and comment for both professionals and academics.
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dataR Package Documentation
A comprehensive index of R packages and documentation, tools to run code online and embed samples.
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dataTeaching Assistant: Research Methods
What is a convenience sample?
a nonprobability sample in which the selection of the elements is determined by the researcher's convenience
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dataJournal of Experimental Criminology
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focuses on high quality experimental and quasi-experimental research in the development of evidence based crime and justice policy
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dataUnderstanding Latin American Politics
Greg Weeks looks at the current political situation in Latin America and tries to make sense of it along with the help of experts on Latin American politics.
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dataChicago Booth Review
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dataTom Clark
Emory Univ., see dataverse.
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dataWorld Inequality Database
Aims to provide open and convenient access to the most extensive available database on the historical evolution of the world distribution of income and wealth
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dataStatistics with R
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Full course in advanced undergraduate statistics taught at Emory University by Courtney Brown.
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dataQualitative Data Repository
QDR selects, ingests, curates, archives, manages, durably preserves, and provides access to digital data used in qualitative and multi-method social inquiry.
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dataSupreme Court Citation Network Data
This page contains links to two sets of data on citations in the U.S. Supreme Court from the U.S. Reports.
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dataInternational Interactions Replication Data
Replication data, beginning with volume 36, issue 2 of 2010, current through at least 2018.
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dataAwake - Tycho
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dataTeaching Assistant: Research Methods
What is logged likelihood?
The natural log of likelihood. MLE models generally maximize the sum of logged likelihoods rather the product of probabilities for computational reasons.
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dataNonviolent and Violent Campaigns and Outcomes (NAVCO) Data Project
A multi-level data collection effort that catalogues major nonviolent and violent resistance campaigns around the globe from 1900-2013.
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dataICPSR Web Site
ICPSR maintains a data archive of more than 500,000 files of research in the social sciences, great place to start. Browse by topic.
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dataDemocracy Works Podcast
A broad look at issues impacting democracy.
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dataPublic Religion Research Institute
A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to conducting independent research at the intersection of religion, culture, and public policy.
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dataPolitical Quarterly
dedicated to political and social reform and has long acted as a conduit between policy-makers, commentators and academics
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dataJose A Cheibub
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Original research articles that advance debates in politics and international studies and/or challenge boundaries within the field.
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dataJournal of Information Technology and Politics
Replication for some articles in years 2008-2012. JITP home page.
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dataConversation: Politics + Society Section
Posts by academic authors edited for internet readers.
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dataTeaching Assistant: Intro. to American Government
What is the Department of Transportation?
The Georgia DOT Board sets priorities for and oversees road construction projects. The legislature appoints Board members. Caucuses representing each of the state's congressional districts elect one board member.
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dataJohan A. Elkink
School of Politics and International Relations
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dataGlobal Media Freedom Dataset
Data on the evolution and devolution of media freedom in individual countries.
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dataPolitical Communication
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Features research at the intersection of politics and communication.
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dataGESIS: Data Archive for the Social Sciences
national and international comparative surveys from the fields of social and political science research
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dataJournal of Conflict Resolution
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Links to replication data in tables of contents.
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dataSocial Media & Politics
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dataLindsay Mayka's YouTube Channel
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dataData on Governance
From Peace Research Institute Oslo.
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dataDuck of Minerva
Addresses world politics from an academic perspective.
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dataSwirl Stats
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