Humanities and Social Sciences

EconLit

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EBSCO

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EconLit, the American Economic Association's electronic database, contains references to economic literature. Contains citations, abstracts and full text to economic research dating back to 1969. Contains journal articles, books, collective volume articles, dissertations, working papers, and full text book reviews from the Journal of Economic Literature.Subject Keywords: economic theory, capital markets, country studies, econometrics, economic forecasting, environmental economics, government regulations, labor economics, monetary theory, urban economics

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Child Development

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Gale

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FCLA
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Child Development covers issues related to human development from conception through adolescence, summarizing the latest research on physical, cognitive, social and emotional development and behavior. Appendices in each volume include lists of organizations and agencies related to the topic and tables of statistical data.

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Environmental Issues: Essential Primary Sources

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Gale

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FCLA
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Environmental Issues offers insights into the origins of environmental consciousness, the complexities of environmental science, and the sometimes contentious arguments surrounding environmental issues. Included are approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context. Entries are organized into chapters that feature a general overview of the chapter's subtopic.

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African American Biographical Database

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Proquest

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FCLA
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Contains biographical materials on African Americans from the 18th to the mid-20th centuries, drawn from several hundred biographical dictionaries and yearbooks. Corresponds for the most part to the materials indexed in Black Biographical Dictionaries 1790-1950 but also includes information from obituary files, slave narrative collections and internet sites. This collection also includes narratives of African American activists, business people, former slaves, performing artists, educators, lawyers, physicians, writers, church leaders, homemakers, religious workers, government workers, athletes, farmers, scientists, factory workers, and more.

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Arts and Humanities Through the Eras

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Gale

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FEL
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Profiling milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music and religion from a specific period. (5 vols)

Subject: Art , history , full text , photos

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Countries and Their Cultures

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Gale

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FCLA
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A team of anthropologists and social scientists have taken a close look at more than 200 countries to document the myriad ways in which culture -- every bit as much as geographic borders -- defines and separates the nations of the world. Using a standard entry format for easy comparison, each country's shared values, behaviors and cultural variations are surveyed -- from foods and rituals to pastimes and arts

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Family in Society: Essential Primary Sources

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Gale

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FCLA
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Family in Society provides readings into two centuries of changes in concepts, representations, and roles of the family in society. Included are approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context. Entries are organized into chapters that feature a general overview of the chapter's subtopic.

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Criminal Justice Periodicals Index

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Proquest

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FCLA
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Criminal Justice Periodicals Index is a comprehensive database supporting research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends. The database bridges theory with practice by providing information geared to those interested in careers in criminal justice, law enforcement, corrections, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security – as well as scholars and other researchers who study the causes, trends, and societal impacts of crime.

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Books & Authors

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Gale

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FEL
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Books & Authors is a resource intended to help readers find what to read next with book suggestions from experts, titles, biographies and more. Readers can use Books & Authors to enhance the experience of the book they are currently reading, digging deeper into its themes and origins, or learning how the author′s life and times contributed to the work.

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Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources

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Gale

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FCLA
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Crime and Punishment explores the development, diversity, and duality of attitudes and arguments related to crime and punishment.Included are approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context. Entries are organized into chapters that feature a general overview of the chapter's subtopic. The following standard subheads are included in each entry:

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