Annotated Bibliography: You are expected to complete one annotated bibliography pertaining to a topic of interest in political science and the study of Western European Politics. The annotated bibliography will summarize 3 academic articles from outside the required readings on the syllabus.
Each summary will be 1-1/2 pages, and will address the research question, the temporal and spatial
domain, the contribution, and the broad take-away point of the article.
•3-5 pages in length, typed, double-spaced, Times New Roman 12 point font, 1 inch margins.
•Citation. Each summary will begin with the proper bibliography citation of the article.
•You are to use Harvard style citation format for all sources.
•Articles must come from one of the following peer-reviewed academic
–American Political Science Review (APSR)
–American Journal of Political Science (AJPS)
–Journal of Politics (JOP)
–Comparative Political Studies (CPS)
–British Journal of Political Science (BJPS)
–European Journal of Political Research (EJPR)
–West European Politics
I WILL NOT ACCEPT ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHIES THAT SUMMARIZE ARTICLES FROM OUTSIDE THESE JOURNALS!
Some examples of topics (not an exhaustive list):
•Women’s and minority representation
•Semi-Autonomous and Breakaway regions
You will be graded on grammar, how well each article fits with the topic, inclusion of all required
information, and quality of writing/analysis. The literature review is to submitted via Canvas.