CHRISTIAN SOCIAL ETHICS: A GUIDE TO INFORMATION RESOURCES

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KC/Wright State and Affiliates Catalog
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Useful LC SUBJECT HEADINGS for this topic:

Capital punishment--moral and ethical aspects
Capital punishment--relgious aspects
Christian sociology
Chrisianity
Chrisianity and justice
Christianity and politics
Christianity and social problems
Church and social problems
Criminal justice administration of--moral and ethical aspects
Economics--religious aspects--Christianity
Education--United States--Finance
Human Rights
  Human rights--religious aspects
Medical care, cost of
Peace--religious aspects--Christianity
Poverty--moral and ethical aspects
Poverty--religious aspects
Public Schools--United States--finance
Right to die
Right to education
Right to health care
Social justice
Social justice--religious aspects
Social policy
Stewardship, Christian
War--religious aspects--Christianity

Useful MeSH SUBJECT HEADINGS for this topic:

  Health Expenditures -- United States
Health Policy -- economics -- United States 
Health Resources -- economics -- United States
Health Status -- United States
Quality of Life -- United States

Useful LC CALL NUMBERS on this subject:

  BJ1188-1295   Religous ethics
  BV629-631   Church and State
  BV4400-4470   Practical Church Work. Social Work
  BV4625-4780   Moral theology
  HJ9-9994   Public Finance
  HM401-1281   Sociology (general)
  HN1-29   Social history. Social problems
  HN 30-39   The Church and Social Problems
  HV1-9960   Social and Public Welfare. Criminal Justice

 Useful NLM CALL NUMBERS on this subject:

  W50   Medical Ethics
  W74   Medical economics. Health care costs
  W76   Health Services Accessibility
  W85.5   Right to die

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REFERENCE RESOURCES

  E-Book   Encyclopedia of Race and Racism
  R BL31 .E46   The Encyclopedia of Religion
  R HM 671 E53 2007   Encyclopeida of Activism and Social Justice
  R HN 57 S624 2006   Social Issues in America An Encyclopedia
  eBook   Families in America: A Reference Handbook

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PERIODICAL INDEXES/DATABASES

Academic Search Complete
Provides full text for more than 3,430 scholarly publications covering a wide variety of academic areas of study
 
ATLA Religion Database
Index to articles, book reviews, and essays on religion and theology
 
Social Sciences Citation Index
Citations and cited references from over 1,100 arts and humanities journals and over 1700 journals in the social sciences
 
Religion and Philosophy Collection
A comprehensive database covering such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy with over 290 full text journals
 
Electronic Journals Center
Full-text indexing service for over 2000 online scholarly and research journals 
 
Health Source (Academic)
Provides access to nearly 590 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also featured are abstracts and indexing for over 627 journals
 
MEDLINE
International index to journals in the biomedical sciences
 
SocIndex
A comprehensive database for sociology research indexing not only journal articles but also significant monographs
 

Periodicals available online through the EJC

Education,Citizenship and Social Justice
Human Rights Review
International Journal on Minority and Group Rights
Journal of Human Justice
Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights
Social Justice Research

INTERNET RESOURCES ON THIS TOPIC
Below are some related sites on the World Wide Web:

Human Rights Watch
http://www.hrw.org
Human Rights Watch is one of the world’s leading independent organizations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights. .

 

Marianist Social Justice Collaborative
http://www.msjc.net/MoreInfo/InformationPlease.aspx
Designed as a vehicle to promote education and action for social justice, provides access to information on a variety of Christian social issues.

 

Sojourners: Faith, Politics, and Culture
http://www.sojo.net/
Website of "a Christian ministry ... to proclaim and practice the biblical call to integrate spiritual renewal and social justice." Covers human rights, war and peace, current events, social issues, and other topics. Much of the material is from current and past issues of Sojourner magazine

 

IPL2: Human Rights
http://www.ipl.org/IPLBrowse/GetSubject?vid=13&cid=1&tid=7201&parent=7197
A collection of links to sites dealing with human rights issues maintained by IPL2