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SECTION TWELVE: POLITICAL SCIENCE SOURCES



GENERAL RESOURCES


  • Political Scientist's Guide to the Internet
  • Research in Political Science Resources List : from LSU.
  • Political Resources on the Net
  • Steely LibraryResearch Guides - Political Science Research - Core Political Science Research Guide Special Topics in Political Science
  • Poly-Cy: Internet Resources for Political Science
  • Ultimate Political Science Links : courtesy of P.S. Ruckman, Jr.
  • Political Science: A Net Station (UBC Library)
  • ITP Nelson Political Science
  • Political Theory Daily Review
  • openDemocracy.net : a forum for debate on issues of global politics and culture.
  • Online Resource Guide to Political Inquiry : from Michael Dartnell at the University of Windsor.
  • Centre for Study of Public Policy (CSPP)
  • Political Science Web Resources : from the University of Keele.
  • Political Science Internet Resources
  • Michael Corbett's Political Science Starting Point
  • Political Science Manuscripts : scholarship distribution online.
  • Teaching Political Science -- APSA
  • Political Science Research Resources ; and Formal and Empirical Political Theory Research Resources ; and Political Science Journal Listings all from Richard Tucker.
  • Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis
  • Political Science Quarterly v. 1-107, 1886-1992/1993
  • Community Computer Network and Political Participation Resource Guide
  • Political Methodology at the American Political Science Association Page : at UC Riverside.
  • Political Science Resources : at UC Irvine.
  • dimostenis's Conflict Resolution Page
  • Voter Turnout from 1945 to 1998 : global participation data.
  • Alexa US Election 2000 Collection
  • Zogby International : US voter polls with great track record in past elections.
  • Conflict Archive on the Internet : The Northern Ireland Conflict 1968 to the present.
  • Ark: Northern Ireland Political and Social Archive
  • The Sixties Project & Viet Nam Generation
  • The Wars for Vietnam: 1945-1975 : documents and course materials by Robert Brigham.
  • Vietnam War Bibliography : by Edwin E. Moïse.
  • The WTO in Seattle : resistance, rebellion and the black bloc.
  • The Socialist International
  • The Nationalism Project
  • St.Thomas University School of Law: Diplomacy Monitor
  • Nurse Active : "A Home Page for Nurses Dedicated To Trade Unionism, Social Justice and Political Action" with much wider appeal for the democratic left.
  • The RAND Corporation : Famous California Thinktank; this is the thought dumpster for a wide variety of topics of interest to Amerikan Officialdom; includes bibliographies, summaries of papers, etc. All manner of stuff of interest to researchers.
  • The Brookings Institution : another US thinktank; and Brookings Institution--Foreign Policy Studies
  • The Cato Institute : Neo-conservative landfill site.
  • The Hudson Institute
  • Political Ideology : presented in a novel and graphic fashion.
  • Institute for Public Policy Research : leftish thinktank in the UK.
  • World Development Indicators 2002 : Excerpts only are free.
  • PAIS Inc. : [Public Affairs Information Service] publisher of the definitive bibliographic and full-text database to the literature of public affair. 60 day free demo.
  • The Friedrich Hayek Scholars' Page
  • Outline and materials for POLITICAL ECONOMY OF DIGITAL INFRASTRUCTURE : Mitch Kapor's graduate seminar at MIT spring 1995 MAS962.
  • Union for Radical Political Economy
  • Political Science List of Listservs
  • Jay's Leftist & 'Progressive' Internet Resources Directory
  • Country Background Notes (US State Dept.)
  • Country Profiles (UK Foreign and Commonweatlh Office)
  • Information by Country (OECD)
  • French Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Dossiers pays
  • International Foundation for Election Systems
  • Fabian Society Online Archive
  • Developmental Leadership Program (DLP) : "about the critical role played by leaders, elites and coalitions in the politics of development in countries in developing nations".




    THE AMERICAS


  • Summit of the Americas : Quebec City, April 20-22, 2001.
  • Internet Research sources : from the web-site of the Department of Political Science, University of Winnipeg; includes links to resources in Canadian Politics, etc.
  • Canadian Politics on the Web : from Nelson.
  • Canadian Election 2000 Survey : data and publications.
  • Compendium of Election Administration in Canada 2001
  • Modernizing the [Canadian] Electoral Process : Recommendations from the Chief Electoral Officer of Canada following the 37th general election : (PDF format).
  • Canadian Political Party Financial Transactions Returns
  • Research papers and discussant’s presentation from the March 12, 2009, workshop on [Canadian] Aboriginal electoral participation, as part of the Aboriginal Policy Research Conference (APRC)
  • Politics Watch : 'Canada's Political Portal'.
  • Centre for Research and Information on Canada
  • Mondo Politico : "a site dedicated to providing people in the USA, Canada, the UK, Australia, New Zealand and Ireland with a non-partisan political podium and audience."
  • Canadian Political Resources on the Net
  • History of the Federal Electoral Ridings since 1867 : from the Canadian Library of Parliament.
  • Electronic Resources of Interest to Canadian Political Scientists : from the homepage of the Canadian Political Science Assc.
  • Canadian Government Information on the Internet
  • Hillwatch.com : who is lobbying on what in Ottawa.
  • Voting Counts: Electoral Reform for Canada : a .pdf from the Tory-killed and late lamented Law Commission of Canada.
  • Political Database of the Americas : "documentary and statistical political information on Latin America".
  • Inter-American Development Bank
  • Un Debate Histórico Inconcluso en la América Latina (1600-2000) : articulation of different historical levels and spheres (cultural, political, social and economic), in the Peruvian and River Plate colonial space and in modern and contemporary Argentina. From Eduardo R. Saguier
  • Latin American Open Archives Portal : access to working documents, pre-prints, research papers, statistical documents, and other difficult-to-access materials from the "deep Web."
  • Handbook of Latin American Studies Online : U.S. Library of Congress Hispanic Division has recently made all volumes from 1935 onward of its Handbook of Latin American Studies available for searching on the web.
  • Search Canadian Gallup Poll Index : Keyword Search Question Texts
    .... All Canadian Gallup Polls from WWII to 1991.
  • Queens University Centre for the Study of Public Opinion : Decima and Environics Polls - Usage constrained.
  • MORI polls archive from the large UK polling organization.
  • American Public Opinion and US Foreign Policy 1999 [.pdf, 41p.]
  • PollingReport.com : collection of contemporaneous American political polling.
  • PinkPols - The Political SPAM Archive
  • Paul Weyrich's letter on the failure of the culture war : Surrender document from the Moral Minority. Isn't somebody supposed to fall on their sword at this point Pat?
  • 1997 : Canadian Election Study
  • Mapleleafweb : Canadian political education and discussion.
  • Canadian Political Science Links and Resources : from the UBC Library.
  • Text of Supreme Court of Canada Judgement on the terms and conditions for Succession of Quebec, August 20, 1998
  • Canadian Government Information--National Library of Canada
  • Canadian Institute of International Affairs and links to other sites on international relations
  • Latin American Government Documents Project
  • U.S. National Election Studies : papers, other resources, and online data soon.
  • Latin American Development Archive : datasets and other information.
  • Free Trade in the Americas
  • Project for a New American Century : website of a neocon bumpf factory run by Bill Kristol.
  • Latin American Network Information Center - LANIC (University of Texas)
  • NAFTA Secretariat
  • Summit of the Americas Information System
  • Online Resources for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies
  • Latin American Public Opinion Project (LAPOP) : more than 60 surveys analyzing major topics of great interest to political and social scientists, Latin Americanists, government officials, and interested citizens.
  • Canadian Institute of International Affairs--Links to International Relations Sites
  • Canadian Economy Online (Government of Canada website)
  • CyberSciencesPo (l'Université d'Ottawa)
  • Canadian Government Public Opinion Polls
  • Latin American Public Opinion Project : based at Vanderbilt University.
  • Social Panorama of Latin America 2009 : Annual Report from United Nations' Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC).




    EUROPEAN RESOURCES


  • Archive of European Integration : the archive currently contains over 4800 documents ranging from working papers on topics such as the common agricultural policy as well as cultural policy.
  • UK Economics and Politics links
  • CORDIS : EU - "Citizens and Governance in a Knowledge-Based Society"
  • Le Monde Diplomatique : French edition is free; some English translations for free.
  • Eurotext : full-text documents covering 28 key policy areas, such as Development Policy, European Integration, and Economic and Monetary Union.
  • Euro Homepage links to information and resources on European monetary policy and the European Monetary Union (EMU).
  • Political Science Resources - Central and Eastern Europe
  • European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research
  • Human Rights and You: A Guide for the States of the Former Soviet Union and Central Europe from the US State Department; full pdf publication.
  • Rule of Law in Eastern Europe : primarily but not exclusively about justice issures in eastern Europe.
  • Corruption in Post-Communist Societies: Central Europe and the Former Soviet Union : Compiled by Michael Johnston.
  • Russian History on the Web
  • NUPI Centre for Russian Studies Database
  • Polis - European Guide to Political Information
  • Lijphart Elections Archive : multinational election results archive.
  • British Election Results Archive
  • Parliamentary Election Results from around the World
  • UK Parliament Live
  • European Integration Online Portal
  • Council of Europe Portal
  • Europa - The European Union On-Line
  • Euroguide (Essex County Libraries)
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • European Information (University of Exeter Library)
  • The European Human Rights Centre (EHRC)
  • European Parliament
  • Country and Travel Information (German Foreign Office)
  • Migration resources for scholars and students working on immigration in Europe
  • Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
  • Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty
  • European Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies
  • American Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies
  • European Policy Institutes Network (EPIN)
  • Social Sciences in Eastern Europe : ongoing overview of the development of social sciences in Central and Eastern Europe.
  • The European Archive : a digital library of cultural artifacts in digital form.
  • nternational Research Network in European Political Communications
  • The European Values Study
  • Making the History of 1989 : concerning the dissolution of the USSR and the Soviet eastern European empire. From the Center for History and New Media at George Mason University.
  • Institute of Advanced Study : In Toulouse...promotes interdisplinary research among social sciences. [*NEW*]




    INTERNATIONAL STUDIES


  • EFA 2000 Assessment: Country Reports
  • The Beginner’s Guide to Nation-Building : from RAND, a free .pdf download copy.
  • St. Thomas University School of Law Diplomacy Monitor
  • Bibliothèque de Sciences Po: Sommaire du Guide de sites
  • Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Lyon: La sélection de liens
  • Institut für Politikwissenschaft,Tübingen: Politikwissenschaft im WWW
  • ViFaPol (Virtuelle Fachbibliothek Politik Wissenschaft)
  • Politics Gateway (UK Political Studies Association)
  • University of Michigan Documents Center
  • International Regulation Database -- OECD
  • Dialogue on Globalization : focuses on different topics and strands of the debate on globalization (e.g. WTO and Development, Global Finance, the Social Dimension).
  • Canadian Institute of International Affairs--Links to International Relations Sites
  • Report of the Panel on United Nations Peace Operations
  • Resources for International Studies
  • Country Indicators for Foreign Policy : from NPSIA at Carleton University.
  • International Development Research Centre
  • Royal Institute of International Affairs
  • Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs
  • Global Politics : a site that provides a comprehensive directory of world governments, as well as information about issues that influence political activity.
  • WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources
  • ReliefWeb : "An on-line archive of humanitarian, human rights and development reference documents".
  • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Centre for Strategic and International Studies
  • Répertoire PSI - Paix et Sécurité Internationale
  • Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
  • ISN LASE: International Relations and Security Policy Search Engine : full-text search in several languages on international relations and security policy.
  • integrumworld.com : on-line information service in Russia and the former USSR countries.
  • International Boundary News Database -- IBRU
  • Search Politics another starting place; from Belgium.
  • Henry L. Stimson Center
  • United States Institute of Peace
  • Establishing Law and Order After Conflict : .pdf document from Rand Corp.
  • CrisisWeb Publications
  • Third World Network : human rights, economics, etc. from Malaysia.
  • Sustainable Development Online
  • ID21 Development Research : hundreds of summaries of problem-solving work on critical development dilemmas around the world.
  • Information Technology and International Affairs
  • Eldis : a gateway to online information on development in countries of the South.
  • South Centre : An Intergovernmental Institution of the Developing Countries; links, publications and bibliographies.
  • East & Southeast Asia: An Annotated Directory of Internet Resources
  • AsiaSource : news and resources on Asian culture, business, politics, and history.
  • Portal to Asian Internet Resources
  • Japan Echo : English translations of articles in Japanese monthlies and other commissioned pieces.
  • Al Bawaba : links users to a wide variety of sites and resources from and about the Middle East.
  • Knowledgebroker : Information Technologies - Access to Solutions for Sustainable Human Development.
  • South of the Sahara: Selected Internet Resources : annotated directories of Internet resources related to Sub-saharan Africa.
  • The Transnationalist : annotated links for international affairs resources.
  • Human Development Report 2007/2008 [pdf] : from the United Nations Development Programme.
  • G8 Information Centre
  • PovertyNet -- The World Bank
  • Economist Country Briefings
  • Economic and Political Weekly : India's foremost journal of Social Sciences, encompassing economics, sociology, politics, international affairs and history.
  • WTO History Project
  • Kananaskis Summit (June 26-27, 2002)
  • Human Capital Formation and Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Countries [pdf] free 54-page paper (released in July 2003).
  • China Vitae : an online biographical database that provides more than 2500 biographies of current Chinese political, military, economic, business, and academic leaders.
  • A Selective Guide to Online International Arbitration Resources
  • Observatory of Cultural Policies in Africa
  • Saban Center for Middle East Policy : from the Brookings.
  • The Pew Global Attitudes Project: 2007 Report
  • Pew Global Attitudes Project Key Indicators Database : requires flashplayer; interactive graphical presentation of national data for 55 countries.
  • International Migration and Human Rights : 144-page report in .pdf format.
  • Stanford Guide to Japan Information Resources
  • The Torture Archive : at The George Washington University. This is a huge sleeper issue that's been lurking throughout the whole postwar period.
  • Human Security Report Project : from Simon Fraser University, is concerned with political violence in the world.
  • Wikiprogress : "a global platform for sharing information in order to evaluate societal progress."
  • Maritime History Resources : a submission of Ms McKnight's Class.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN Document Depository
  • United Nations Development Programme: Open Data




    MILITARY AND DEFENCE


  • Acronyms and Glossaries from Military Defense and Related
  • International Relations and Security Network
  • The War Times Portal : a subject index providing links about wars and conflicts.
  • Centre for Defence and International Security Studies--Lancaster University
  • Internationl Institute for Strategic Studies
  • Society for Military History: Links
  • Canadian Miltary History Gateway
  • Defence Virtual Information Service (Cranfield University)
  • US Army Foreign Military Studies Office
  • US National Defense University
  • NATO Defense College: Research Aids and Resources
  • Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (FIRST) federated system of databases in the fields of International Relations and security.
  • SIPRI Military Expenditure Country Graphs
  • Institute of War & Peace Reporting (IWPR)
  • Peacekeeping and Related Information--University of New Brunswick St. John Library
  • International Security Policy & Military Affairs: Information Sources (Lehman Library, Columbia University)
  • Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence : at University of St Andrews in Scotland.
  • Canadian Institute of Strategic Studies
  • Canadian Defence & Foreign Affairs Institute
  • Canadian Universities' Security and Defence Forum
  • Weekly Defense Monitor
  • Royal United Services Institute for Defence Studies
  • U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Electronic Library : the Dr. Strangelove Memorial Virtual Library; totally graphical frontend -- the Generals don't use lynx.
  • Missile Defense Agency
  • US Air Force Space Command
  • US Army Space & Missile Defense Command
  • North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)
  • US Central Command
  • US Strategic Command
  • US Department of Homeland Security
  • US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
  • US Joint Chiefs of Staff Link
  • US Joint Forces Command >
  • defense-aerospace.com : news and information for the militarily minded.
  • United Nations Landmine Database
  • The NATO web site : many documents, studies, press releases, etc. and NATO Research Partner Bulletin Board .
  • Canadian Forces Combat Camera
  • Stratnet--University of Calgary Strategic Studies Program
  • International Security Resource Center
  • National Security [U.S.] Archive
  • European Institute for Research and Information on Peace and Security
  • National Environmental Information Systems Project [FID] : FID Webpage and Knowledge forum, International Federation for Information and Documentation.
  • Project on Defense Alternatives (The Commonwealth Institute, Massachussetts)
  • Canada Office of Critical Infrastructure Protection and Emergency Preparedness
  • Chinese Military Power : from the Project on Defense Alternatives
  • Revolution in Military Affairs : from the Project on Defense Alternatives
  • Quadrennial Defense Review Page : from the Project on Defense Alternatives
  • Project on Defense Alternatives Homepage
  • Peace and Conflict 2003: A Global Survey of Armed Conflicts, Self-Determination Movements, and Democracy : from University of Maryland, Center for International Development and Conflict Management.
  • The Maple Leaf Legacy Project : an immense project to "photograph or obtain a photograph of every Canadian War Grave of the 20th Century".
  • War Times Journal Portal
  • Naval History : the history of various national navies during the twentieth century.
  • Just War Theory : just war theory and its practical application in international law and national policy.
  • A historical analysis of the evolution of US Army Special Forces operations from 1995 to 2004 : A recent master's thesis in .pdf format.
  • Mapping the Global Future : Report of the US National Intelligence Council's 2020/2020 Project
  • US World War II Military Situation Maps
  • Strategic Studies Institute: United States Army War College
  • PRIV-WAR: Regulating Privatisation of War : from the European University Institute
  • NATO LibGuides : research resources handpicked by the NATO Multimedia Library staff and publicly available on the Internet.
  • [US] Student Military Enlistment
  • National Security Archive papers on the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis
  • History Simulations : for teachers, simulations of WWI, WWII, the Cold War and the US Civil War. [*NEW*]




    HUMAN RIGHTS


  • Human Rights Tools E-Library
  • For the Record: The United Nations Human Rights System
  • United Nations Human Rights site [*NEW*]
  • UNHCR Handbook for the Protection of Internally Displaced Persons, December 2007 : pdf document, 380pp.
  • Project Diana : An Online Human Rights Archive
  • Article 19: Global Campaign for Free Expression : Article 19 is an organization designed "to combat censorship by promoting freedom of expression and access to official information."
  • freedominfo.org : the online network of freedom of information advocates.
  • Transparency International : an international anti-corruption organization. Their report for 2007 is Here as a .pdf
  • OHCHR Database on Human Rights Education
  • The United Nations Human Rights Treaties
  • HURISEARCH : one point access to all human rights information published by human rights organisations worldwide.
  • Torture Prevention Database : from HUDOC.
  • Meta Search Engine for Searching Multiple Human Rights Sites
  • ACLU Annual Report: The Year in Civil Liberties, 1999
  • Civilrights.org
  • U.S. Map of Human Rights Groups
  • Annual Report on Human Rights, 2000 : .pdf from the UK Foreign Office.
  • List of Human Rights Sites : Chris Noonan Sturm is a director of RFE/RL's Internet department.
  • Death Squad Dossier and Relevant Declassified US Documents from the National Security Archive's Guatemala Collection
  • Human and Constitutional Rights : from Columbia University.
  • Gendercide Watch
  • Zimbabwe and the Politics of Torture [.pdf]
  • Human Rights Watch World Report 2002
  • No Escape: Male Rape in US Prisons
  • I CARE: Internet Centre Anti-Racism Europe
  • The Distortion and the Revision of History in Postwar Japanese Textbooks, 1945-1998 : by Tomochika OKAMOTO. Intriguing oddity with quite sinister implications.
  • Inter-American Human Rights Database
  • Internet Resources on Genocide and Mass Killings
  • Diary of Adolf Eichmann (in German) : the diary of the principle architect of the Holocaust.
  • Internet Country Guides : world hot spots from the University of Ulster.
  • Amnesty International Annual Report - Current Version
  • Lesbian, Gay,Bisexual and Transgender Network of Amnesty International
  • "Not Part of My Sentence" -- Violations of the Human Rights of Women in Custody : from Amnesty International.
  • Broken bodies, shattered minds Torture and ill-treatment of women
  • Stopping the Torture Trade
  • Amnesty International Campaign Against Torture
  • Torture Survivors Network
  • Human Rights Library : at the University of Minnesota.
  • Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2000 : from the US State Department.
  • United States Commission On Civil Rights
  • One of the leaders of the German Party for Democratic Socialism, Angela Marquardt, has been indicted for putting a link on her homepage to http://www.xs4all.nl/~radikal/ the address of Radikal, the Dutch anarchist Webzine. The argument of the German proscecutors was that she personally, by putting a link like the one above to that magazine (article), was promoting violent acts. Access to this site from Germany has now been blocked by the German government. This and other similar material is mirrored at InterNet Free Terra .
  • Human rights on the Internet: Sites that encourage activism : annotated Webliography.
  • Overseas Human Rights Reporting as a Global Watchdog
  • International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development
  • US Dept.of State Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2002 : annual accusatory missive from the black pot.
  • nternational Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC)
  • Still Human, Still Here : documents on refused asylum seekers.




    WTC (and consequent) WAR WATCHING


    It is obviously in all our interests to keep abreast of the hostilities which will inevitably ensue from the WTC and Pentagon attacks.


  • Accumulating Chrono News : this site was mounted by Phil Agre at UCLA. Numerous people contributed to the pile. The active process ceased on Sept.24th, 2001 because Mr. Agre could no longer cope with the flow. He is nevertheless continuing to post some collected URLs on his listserv called the Red Rock Eater (RRE)
  • What's New : from the U Michigan library.
  • Terrorist Attack on America
  • LLRX.com : legal take on events.
  • Unclassified Report to Congress on the Acquisition of Technology Relating to Weapons of Mass Destruction and Advanced Conventional Munitions
  • Information Paper: DoD Biological Warfare Threat Analysis
  • AdmiNet--America's New War
  • Actualité et Droit International--Attentats aux Etats-Unis
  • FindLaw--America Attacked
  • Beyond bin Laden: The Temptations of a Wider War : from the Project for Defense Alternatives.
  • The Terrorism Research Center
  • Center for Strategic Education--September 11
  • The September 11th Source Books : Vol. 1 Terrorism and U.S. Policy : from the National Security Archive.
  • Public Agenda Special Report: Terrorism
  • Terrorism and Security Collection -- NAP
  • Television Archive: A Library of World Perspectives Concerning September 11, 2001
  • Spotlight on Military News and International Affairs : Canadian Forces (daily selection from Canadian and international media)
  • Today's Global News : Overseas Security Advisory Council, US Department of State.
  • The Central Asia Caucacus Analyst : biweekly journal is the product of the Central Asia-Caucacus Institute.
  • Days after September 11, 2001 : A series of seven essays.
  • the Avalon Project : documents on terrorism.
  • Washington Post - 'Terrorist' Data
  • After September 11: Perspectives from the Social Sciences
  • Criminal Enforcement Against Terrorists
  • Sociological Research on September 11th : from the online journal Sociological Research Online.
  • Al Qaeda Training Manual : English translation of the Al Qaeda training manual located by police in Manchester, England during a search of an Al Qaeda member's home.
  • The Campaign against International Terrorism: prospects after the fall of the Taliban : from the library of the UK House of Commons.
  • Terrorism Project -- CDI
  • islamic-world.net : general information source on Islamic doctrine, lore and practice.
  • The Role of the Press in the Anti-Terrorism Campaign : A Brookings / Harvard Forum
  • Strange Victory: A critical appraisal of Operation Enduring Freedom and the Afghanistan war : The Project on Defense Alternatives is a program of the Commonwealth Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  • Operation Enduring Freedom: why a higher rate of civilian bombing casualties? : The Project on Defense Alternatives is a program of the Commonwealth Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  • FAA Office of Civil Aviation Security, Criminal Acts Against Civil Aviation : summary volumes for 1996 through 2000 in Word and pdf.
  • The September 11 Digital Archive : frm the American Social History Project at the City University of New York Graduate Center and the Center for History and New Media at George Mason University.
  • Prison diary of Ahmad Omar Sayed
  • Annotated Bibliography of Government Documents Related to the Threat of Terrorism and the Attacks of September 11, 2001
  • MEMRI: Middle East Research Institute : site has translations of current Arabic documents and reportage.
  • Review of Studies of the Economic Impact of the September 11, 2001, Terrorists Attacks on the World Trade Center [.pdf]
  • Dislocating Alcyoneus: How to combat al-Qaeda and the new terrorism, PDA Briefing Memo 23, 25 June 2002. Full text
  • The Pentagon's New Budget, New Strategy, and New War, PDA Briefing Report 12, 25 June 2002. Full text
  • Counterterrorism Intelligence Capabilities and Performance Prior to 9-11 (House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Subcommittee on Terrorism and Homeland Security) : report in Word.
  • Foreign Terrorist Organizations : fact sheet, prepared by the US State Department.
  • The National Security Strategy of the United States of America : wherein preemptive aggression is announced as policy.
  • US Northern Command "The AOR includes air, land and sea approaches and encompasses the continental United States, Alaska, Canada, Mexico, and the surrounding water out to approximately 500 nautical miles". In business defending the Heimat since Oct.1/02. Interesting if for no other reason in that it explicitly turns Canada and Mexico into free riders, if not actually free fire zones.
  • Propaganda War and the War Against Terrorism : current from Sept.11 to March 21, 2002.
  • Arab Net : a collection of current news ticker items from the Middle East.
  • War Report -- Iraq War and Afghan Aftermath
  • War, Institutions, and Social Change in the Middle East, Steven Heydemann, editor : apparently the whole text of the book.
  • Copy of Joint Inquiry into Intelligence Community Activities before and after the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001 : whole text in .pdf format.
  • Terrorism: Documents and Links (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven - Institute for International Law)
  • Middle East Report Online
  • Iraq and Weapons of Mass Destruction : National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 80.
  • Homeland Security & Fighting Terrorism (US National Technical Information Service)
  • National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States
  • Frontline: The Invasion of Iraq : includes transcriptions of interviews with various persons involved in GWII and a chronology of events.
  • Securing an Open Society: Canada's National Security Policy : 60 page Acrobat document.
  • Hutton Inquiry Report : re: BBC, Kelly Suicide, misleading the public, etc.
  • US Senate Intelligence Committee: Report on the U.S. Intelligence Community's Prewar Intelligence Assessments of Iraq : report in .pdf format.
  • UK Review of Intelligence on Weapons of Mass Destruction (Butler Report)
  • Butler's Dilemma: Lord Butler's Inquiry and the Reassessment of Intelligence on Iraq's Weapons of Mass Destruction : BCISS Working paper no.1 by Anthony Glees and Philip H J. Davies which was published in 2004 by the Social Affairs Unit.
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction in Iraq: Evidence and Implications : full text of a 111 page report by Joseph Cirincione et al which was published by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
  • Full Report of the 911 Commission in pdf format (7MB) and in html here and as an 'enhanced' Acrobat document prepared by Adobe which is easier to navigate and is much smaller (2.5 MB)
  • What Went Wrong in Iraq : by Larry Diamond From Foreign Affairs, September/October 2004.
  • The CSIS Report on Iraq reconstruction : the whole report in .pdf format.
  • Comprehensive Report of the Special Advisor to the DCI on Iraq’s WMD : the Duelfer Report. Who knew what Evil Lurked in the Heart of Saddam?
  • Canadian Security Guide Book 2005 EDITION : An Update of Security Problems in Search of Solutions (Standing Senate Committee on National Security and Defence, December 2004).
  • Documents on Canadian Anti-Terrorism activities : including further additions to the Canadian Security Guide Book, 2007 edition and a large number of documents on the FINTRAC system.
  • Report of Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction (March 31, 2005) : THEY weren't there (in .pdf). in html
  • Security, Terrorism and the UK (Royal Institute of Interntional Affairs) : .pdf report.
  • National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book: FAA and 9/11
  • US 2006 Quadrennial Defense Review
  • IRCT: International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims : a collection of over 40,000 items covering all aspects of torture, torture prevention, and rehabilitation of torture victims.
  • UK Intelligence and Security Committee : Report into the London Terrorist Attacks on 7 July 2005
  • Afghanistan Analyst : wide range of resources on Afghan events and affairs.
  • Afghanistan Conflict Monitor : from Simon Fraser University in beautiful Greater Vancouver.


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