This site, hosted by the History Channel, offers the history of seasonal holidays from a variety of cultural and religious practices.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Games, And Holidays–Holidays; Social Sciences–Social Sciences News
The Genealogy Guide
Find out how to trace your genealogy and make a family tree! Those with ancestors from England, Ireland, Scotland, or Wales will find this site especially interesting and helpful.
Subject: Our World–History & People
This site has a wealth of information on migration; while the focus is on Mexican migration to the U.S., there is data and discussion of migration issues worldwide. Besides migration and rural migration news, a segment called ???changing face??? assesses ???the prospects for migrants and their children arriving in rural America.??? There are also …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Mexico–U.S./Mexico Border & Immigration; Social Sciences–Social Sciences News
Research Resources for the Social Sciences
This is a research hub that lists internet resources for the social sciences. Psychology, anthropology, and women’s studies are among the included subjects. The news and journalism link has an extensive collection of sites, and the reference resources collection contain a variety of general social sciences research links.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Sciences News; Social Sciences
Topix.net: Activism News
This site is a continuously updated collection of activism-related news stories from across the web. Topix.net uses an artificial intelligence algorithm to sort incoming news stories from thousands of internet sources into various categories.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Sciences News; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare