Provides concise, translated,daily briefs covering some of the key political, cultural, economic and opinion pieces appearing via the print, radio and television media of the 22 Arab countries, Iran and the Arab Diaspora. Covers 2005-
These reference works offer reliable background information on anthropological thought and methods. Check the reference lists at the end of relevant entries for citations to books, articles, and other materials on your topic.
Swarthmore students can read this encyclopedia as an ebook. If you're interested in a particular topic (e.g. indigenous knowledge), use the "Search Within" box (located above the table of contents) to find the relevant entry. You'll find more precise results if you enclose the search terms in double quotes "like this."
International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences
This encyclopedia covers a vast array of topics in all social science disciplines. You can browse and search the table of contents online. To read the actual entries in the print encyclopedia, go to Reference area on the 1st floor of McCabe.
Provides alphabetically-arranged articles on qur'anic terms, concepts, personalities, place names, cultural history and exegesis extended with essays on the most important themes and subjects within qur'anic studies.