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Politics Resources Guide

An annotated guide to free and restricted resources for research in political science for Princeton University students and faculty

Conflict, Political Violence, and Peace Data

Conflict Data

Peace, Diplomacy, and Conflict Management

Coups and Regime Change

Protest and Mass Mobilization

In addition to these sources, see also ACLED above.

Humanitarian and Human Rights

Broad Events Datasets

Terrorism, Insurgency, & Counterinsurgency

Best Starting Point

Data on Attacks/Incidents

Profiles and Analyses of Groups, Leaders, & Vulnerable Countries

Counterinsurgency & Government Responses

Sanctions and Arms Embargoes