Social, Political and Economic Change
Reports and review of world demographic and political changes and a review of theories of change.
- Child Abuse and Neglect
Access to “the foremost bibliographic resources on the maltreatment of children.” Citations and abstracts for books, journal articles, papers, reports, etc. You must register to access the database, but registration is free.
- Bureau of Justice Statistics
Excellent source of stats
- Criminal Justice Research Guide from Iona College
- Florida State University’s Criminal Justice Links
- National Criminal Justice Information Center
Covers 10 topical areas, each containing either hyperlinks to other WWW sites or full-text documents.
- Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics
The University of Albany and the US Bureau of Justice Statistics partner in placing this information on the Web. Six sections are included: characteristics of the criminal justice system, public attitudes toward crime, nature and distribution of known offenses, characteristics of people arrested, judicial processing of defendants, and persons under correctional supervision. Lots of tables and statistics.
Free Resources in Social Research Methods
Links to online books, manuals, and articles on how to do social research, including surveys, interviews, observations. Also has links to sites on how to present data and reviews of free statistical resources.