ERIC Number: ED039159
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Publication Date: 1968
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A Short Guide to the Literature of the Social Sciences. Social Science Education Consortium, Publication 126.
Senn, Peter, R.; Senn, Mary
The purpose of this paper is to provide a guide to published information on social science knowledge in an easy reference format for both students and experienced researchers. The booklet is divided into eight sections: guides to library use, general bibliographic aids, dictionaries, encyclopedias and handbooks, surveys and other guides to the literature, indexes and abstracts and bibliographies, where to find facts and biographies, and, a selected list of journals in social science. The headings listed above are further divided into the disciplines of the social sciences as follows: anthropology, behavioral science, economics, education, geography, social work, and sociology. References to psychiatry and psychotherapy are included under psychology, and, there is no separate listing for statistics. The material under the headings move from the general to the particular. A general knowledge of what is included under each type of source is necessary. (SBE)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Behavioral Sciences, Bibliographies, Biographies, Dictionaries, Education, Encyclopedias, Legal Education, Literature Guides, Reference Materials, Social Sciences, Social Work, Surveys
Social Science Education Consortium, Inc., 970 Aurora, Boulder Colorado 80302 ($1.50)
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Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Social Science Education Consortium, Inc., Boulder, CO.