Subject Guide - Sociology and Women and Gender Studies Resources
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Crime Statistics Sources:
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FBI: Federal Bureau of Investigation
U. S. Department of Justice
USAGov: Data and Statistics about the U. S.: Links to U.S. government statistics sites, including demographic, ethnic, and population information.
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Browse Resources on the Shelves by Shelf Number
D – World history including culture and ethnicity of countries and regions the world outside of the Americas.
DA through DR – Europe.
DS – Asia.
DT – Africa.
DU – Oceania (South Seas; Australia, New Zealand, etc.).
E to F – History of the Americas.
E51 to E73 – Pre-Columbian America. The Indians.
E99 – Indians of North America – Indian tribes and cultures.
F1 to F975 – United States local history.
F200 to F380 – Culture, ethnicity, and history of Louisiana.
F1001 to F1145.2 – Canada.
F1201 to F3799 – Latin America. Spanish America.
G – Geography. Anthropology. Recreation.
G140 – Great cities of the world
G149 to G180 – Travel.
GN – Anthropology
GN357 to GN674 – Ethnology. Social and cultural anthropology.
GR – Folklore.
GT – Manners and customs.
H – Social sciences.
HA 175 to HA 473 – Statistics. By region or country.
HB 1 to HB 3840 – Economic theory. Demography.
HB 846 to HB 846.8 – Welfare theory.
HB 848 to HB 3697 – Demography. Population. Vital events.
HM – Sociology.
HM 481 to HM 554 – Theory.
HM 621 to HM 656 – Culture.
HM 701 – Social systems
HM 786 to HM 806 – Organizational sociology. Organization theory.
HM 811 to HM 821 – Deviant behavior. Social deviance.
HN 1 to HN 995 – Social history and conditions. Social problems.
HQ 1 to HQ 2044 – The Family. marriage. Women.
HQ 503 to HQ 1064 – The family. Marriage, Home.
HQ 1101 to HQ 2030.7 – Women. Feminism.
HT 51 to HT 1595 – Communities. Classes. Races.
HT 101 to HT 395 – Urban groups. Urban sociology.
HT 401 to HT 485 – Rural groups. Rural sociology.
HT 601 to HT 1445 – Classes.
HT 1501 to HT 1595 – Races.
HV 1 to HV 9960 – Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology.
HV 6001 to HV 7220.5 – Criminology.