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eHRAF world cultures
"... a cross-cultural database that contains information on all aspects of cultural and social life... information is organized into cultures and ethnic
groups and the full-text sources are subject-indexed at the paragraph level."--Homepage.
Encyclopedia of Catholic social thought, social science, and social policy
Combines theoretical work on important topics and scholarly disciplines; social science perspectives on a variety of topics; and treatment of practical
policy implications that flow from applying the Catholic religious, moral, and intellectual tradition to contemporary issues.
Encyclopedia of human rights
"coverage of all aspects of human rights theory, practice, law, and history in over 300 entries signed by leading scholars and human rights experts."--Publisher's
Encyclopedia of population
Provides expanded, up-to-date coverage of demographic topics both in the core field and in neighboring disciplines. Designed to encompass the large-scale
changes in emphasis and research directions in population studies during the last 20 years, topics covered include: rapid demographic expansion in poor countries; low fertility rates and problems of old-age support; the environmental impact of a dense population; the press for expanded reproductive rights; and much more.
Encyclopedia of social work. 20th ed.
"This new edition includes coverage of areas that have come to the fore since the 1995 publication of the 19th edition, including demographic changes from
immigration, technology, the implications of managed care, faith-based assistance, evidence-based practice, gerontology, and trauma and disaster."--Publisher's description.