Law, Jurisprudence, and Social Thought Research Guide

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  • Databases
  • Reference
  • Primary Sources
  • New Titles
Try these databases first to find journal articles in this discipline.
  • LEXIS-NEXIS Academic Universe (date coverage varies)
    Full-text federal and state laws, international legal materials, and law reviews. Also newspapers and business information.
  • HeinOnline
    Full-text legal materials back to volume 1, historic English law and more. (Alumni access)
  • Worldwide Political Science Abstracts (1975 to present)
    Covers international journals in political science and its complementary fields.
  • WestlawNext
    Federal and state laws, law reviews, legal encyclopedias and dictionaries. Also newspapers and the European Union Library.
  • PAIS Index (1972 to present)
    Coverage of articles, selected books, government documents, research reports, etc., from a wide range of social sciences.
Use these encyclopedias and reference works to get started on a topic.
Check out these resources first (also see the Primary Sources research guide).
  • American State Papers (1789-1838)
    Full-image database of legislative and executive documents of Congress. Continued by U.S. Congressional Serial Set.
  • Congressional Publications
    Index to U.S. congressional material, some full text.
  • U.S. Congressional Serial Set (1817-1976)
    Reports, documents and journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. Preceded by American State Papers.
  • Oyez
    Freely available multimedia archive of the U.S. Supreme Court, with transcript-synchronized and searchable audio from the court back to 1955, plain-English case summaries, illustrated decision information, and opinions.

Game theory for applied economists (Gibbons, Robert, 1958-) Frost Library; HB144 .G49 1992

Game theory : an introduction (Tadelis, Steve.) Frost Library; HB144 .T33 2013

The global crisis and transformative social change Frost Library; HB3722 .G582 2012

Collapse and revival : understanding global recessions and recoveries (Kose, M. Ayhan, author.) Frost Library; HB3722 .K67 2015

Failed : what the "experts" got wrong about the global economy (Weisbrot, Mark, author.) Frost Library; HB3782 .W45 2015

Third wave capitalism (Ehrenreich, John, 1943-, author.) Frost Library; HC103 .E373 2016

Readings in industrial organization and public policy, (American Economic Association.) Frost Library; HC106.5 .A5947 1958

The color of fear [videorecording] : a film Frost Library; HT1521 .C656

US power and the internet in international relations : the irony of the information age (Carr, Madeline, author.) Frost Library; JZ1254 .C37 2016

The hacked world order : how nations fight, trade, maneuver, and manipulate in the digital age (Segal, Adam, 1968-, author.) Frost Library; JZ1254 .S44 2016

Why America misunderstands the world : national experience and roots of misperception (Pillar, Paul R., 1947-, author.) Frost Library; JZ1480 .P55 2016

Eurasia 2.0 : Russian geopolitics in the age of new media Frost Library; JZ1616 .E87 2016

The future of African peace operations : from the Janjaweed to Boko Haram (De Coning, Cedric.) Frost Library; JZ5584.A35 C66 2016

War no more : three centuries of American antiwar and peace writing Frost Library; JZ5584.U6 W37 2016

Contractual knowledge : one hundred years of legal experimentation in global markets Frost Library; K1030 .C65 2016

Diversity in practice : race, gender, and class in legal and professional careers Frost Library; K120 .D58 2016

Research handbook on the history of copyright law Frost Library; K1420.5 .R47 2016

Crisis and constitutionalism (Straumann, Benjamin, author.) Frost Library; K3161 .S767 2016

Ctrl + Z : the right to be forgotten (Jones, Meg Leta, author.) Frost Library; K3264.C65 J66 2016

The Oxford handbook of international climate change law Frost Library; K3585.5 .O94 2016

The freedom to be racist? (Bleich, Erik.) Frost Library; K5210 .B57 2011

Recht statt Rache oder Rache durch Recht? (Segesser, Daniel Marc, 1967-) Frost Library; K5301 .S44 2010

Transnational torture : law, violence, and state power in the United States and India (Lokaneeta, Jinee.) Frost Library; K5410.T6 L65 2011

Consensual violence : sex, sports, and the politics of injury (Weinberg, Jill D., author.) Frost Library; K579.I6 W45 2016

Game faces : sport celebrity and the laws of reputation (Fields, Sarah K., 1968-, author.) Frost Library; KF1262 .F54 2016

United States vs. the Cuban five : a judicial cover-up (Dávalos, Rodolfo, 1940-) Frost Library; KF225.C83 D3813 2011

Equality on trial : gender and rights in the modern American workplace (Turk, Katherine, author.) Frost Library; KF3467 .T87 2016

Against citizenship : the violence of the normative (Brandzel, Amy L., 1970-, author.) Frost Library; KF4700 .B73 2016

Revolutionary dissent : how the founding generation created the freedom of speech (Solomon, Stephen D., author.) Frost Library; KF4770 .S735 2016

The rise and fall of the Voting Rights Act (Bullock, Charles S., 1942-, author.) Frost Library; KF4891 .B85 2016

Rightlessness : testimony and redress in U.S. prison camps since World War II (Paik, A. Naomi, author.) Frost Library; KF7225 .P35 2016

Court- martial : how military justice has shaped America from the revolution to 9 (Bray, Chris (Historian) author.) Frost Library; KF7625 .B73 2016

Louis D. Brandeis : American prophet (Rosen, Jeffrey, 1964-, author.) Frost Library; KF8745.B67 R67 2016

Refining child pornography law : crime, language, and social consequences Frost Library; KF9323 .R44 2016

Adultery : infidelity and the law (Rhode, Deborah L., author.) Frost Library; KF9435 .R48 2016

Detention in non-international armed conflict (Hill-Cawthorne, Lawrence, author.) Frost Library; KZ6495 .H545 2016