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Encyclopedias and dictionaries
This is a selected list of print and online editions of encyclopedias and dictionaries in the Social Welfare Library. Most reference works such as these are shelved in our reference collection and are available for library use only.
More encyclopedias and dictionaries may be found in OskiCat (include "dictionary" or "encyclopedia" as a search keyword). Encyclopedias and dictionaries available online, as well as other reference material, are on the UC Berkeley Library's electronic resources page.
Encyclopedia of social welfare history in North America / editors, John M. Herrick, Paul H. Stuart. Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c2005. HV12.E497 2005
Encylopedia of homelessness / Levinson, David, ed. Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage Publications, 2004. HV4493.E53 2004
Encyclopedia of child abuse / Robin E. Clark and Judith Freeman Clark with Christine Adamec ; introduction by Richard J. Gelles. New York : Facts on File, c2007. HV6626.5.C57 2007
Encyclopedia of adoption / Christine Adamec, Laurie C. Miller. New York : Facts On File c2007.HV875.55.A28 2007
Encyclopedia of measurement and statistics / editor Neil J. Salkind : managing editor, Kristin Rasmussen. Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, c2007. HA29.E664 2007
Poverty in the United States : an encyclopedia of history, politics, and policy / edited by Gwendolyn Mink and Alice O'Connor. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2004.HC110.P6P598 2004
International encyclopedia of social policy / editor in chief, Tony Fitzpatrick ; editors, Huck-Ju Kwon ... [et al.]. Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2006 HN18.3.I58 2006
Oxford encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States / Suzanne Oboler and Deena J. González, editors in chief. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005. E184.S75 O97 2005