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This is your best bet for interdisciplinary topics. Look for subject filters like politics, political thought, political philosophy, or political ethics to help focus your search results. Use the Library Catalog filter when searching for primary source texts, as they tend to be found in books.
Provides image and full-text online access to back issues of selected scholarly journals, as well as books and primary sources in 75 disciplines. Consult the online tables of contents for holdings, as coverage varies for each title
Can be used for text mining. Data for Research is a free JSTOR service available to anyone interested in mining data for their research project.
Provides essential documentary materials that explore religious and philosophical movements in the nineteenth century. It examines the influence of both faith and skepticism on the shaping of many aspects of society—politics, law, economics, and social and radical reform movements.
This is a major journal for this field. Sometimes it's helpful to search a major journal to focus your results rather than only searching across large databases. Look for the search icon to perform a keyword search.
Chapters by political theorists look at the state of the field, where it has been in the recent past, and where it is likely to go in future. A handbook has articles that summarize the research and thought on specific topics, and give you citations to associated major scholarship.
Examines the ideas of the major political theorists from before Plato to our own times; the main schools of political thought; the concepts and issues that have captured the imagination and attention of political theorists; and some of the main institutions and practices inspired by political thought.