IIPS 50703: Restrorative Justice (Theo 60638)

Facts

Reference tools provide background information, the who, what, where and when -- and a bit of the how and why -- for any topic. They include subject and biographical dictionaries and encyclopedias, almanacs, chronologies, directories and atlases. Many, especially dictionaries and encyclopedias, are now available online. Many others, especially historical atlases and chronologies are still only available in print.

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Selected examples of print reference sources.  All titles are located in the General Reference Collection (1st floor, Hesburgh Library)

  • Religion and violence: an encyclopedia of faith and conflict.  BL 65 .V55 R45555 2011
  • Encyclopedia of the stateless nations: ethnic and national groups.  D 860 .M56 2002
  • Conflict in Northern Ireland: an encyclopedia.  DA 990 .U46 E44 1999
  • Conflict in Afghanistan: a historical encyclopedia.  DS 351 .C54 2003
  • Encyclopedia of conflict resolution.  HM 136 .B783 1997
  • Encyclopedia of violence, peace, & conflict.  HM 291 .E625 2008
  • Encyclopedia of activism and social justice. HM 671 .E53 2007
  • Encyclopedia of transnational crime & justice. HV 6252 .E53 2012
  • The American dictionary of criminal justice: key terms and major court cases.  HV 7411 .C48 2005
  • The dictionary of criminal justice. HV 7411 .R87 2011
  • World Encyclopedia of Peace.  JZ 5533 .W67 1999
  • Encyclopaedia of war, peace and global security.  JZ 5588 .E53 2005
  • Religion and violence: an encyclopedia of faith and conflict.  BL 65 .V55 R45555 2011 

Maps - Online

ONLINE

Maps - Paper

Examples of specialized atlases available in the Hesburgh Library Reference Collection.  The Libraries also have a collection of large, detailed maps published by various U.S. government agencies.

  • Historical dictionary of the Arab-Israeli conflict.  DS 119.7 .K85 2006
  • The state of the Middle East: an atlas of conflict and resolution.  G 2205 .S6 2008
  • The Penguin atlas of diasporas.  GN 370 .C43 1995
  • Global geopolitical flashpoints: an atlas of conflict.  JC 319 .A52 2000

Stats - U.S.

Major Sources for Domestic U.S. Statistics

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Stats - International

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