Social, Political and Economic Change
Reports and review of world demographic and political changes and a review of theories of change.
- 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 Reference Center
Federally funded resource offering justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide. Database of 21,000 abstracts.
- 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.