Social Sciences – Reference Sources

Map of 19th Precinct, First Ward. 1894. Case F 548.5.S8 1894.
Map of 19th Precinct, First Ward. 1894. Case F 548.5.S8 1894.

The Cambridge Economic History of the United States. Cambridge [England]; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996-2000. Call Number: Ref HC 103 .C26 1996.

Encyclopedia of Sociology. New York: Macmillan, 1992. Call Number: Ref HM 17 .E5 1991.

Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences. New York: Macmillan, 1930-1935. Call Number: Ref H41 .E6. Although dated, this encyclopedia remains of considerable value, stressing historical and descriptive material not considered in its successor, International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences.

International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences. New York: Macmillan, 1968. Call Number: Ref H 40 .A2 I5. Focusing on the abstract and conceptual, these volumes are devoted to principles, theories, and methods in the disciplines of anthropology, economics, geography, history, law, political science, psychiatry, psychology, sociology, and statistics. Includes about 600 biographical sketches; living persons born before 1890 were eligible for inclusion.

Kibbee, Josephine Z. Cultural Anthropology: A Guide to Reference and Information Sources. Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1991. Call Number: Ref Z 5111 .K53 1991.

The Oxford Companion to American Law. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. Call Number: Ref KF 154 .O96 2002.

The Social Sciences: A Cross-Disciplinary Guide to Selected Sources. Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 2002. Call Number: Ref Z 7161 .S648 2002.