This dictionary is an electronic (database) version of a 900+ item dictionary authored by by Gary Parkinson, Ph.D. and Robert Drislane, Ph.D. The electronic version is fully searchable (both terms and definition text).
“...[P]rovides public opinion surveys and dataset analyses about attitudes and trends concerning important global topics, especially those impacting the US. (C.E. Geck, CHOICE Card, Apr. 2014)” A variety of subjects is represented within the included reports, data, tables, etc.
“The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) works on behalf of refugees worldwide to provide emergency aid and ensure basic rights as well as to help support and create global administrative policies for displaced persons. (A.M. Iuliano, CHOICE Card, Apr. 2014)” The Resources section will be especially helpful to the researcher.
The Urban Institute, a nonpartisan think take founded in 1968, produces a broad range of authoritative information on social and economic policy issues. (M. Shores, CHOICE Card, Nov. 2013)” Of especial help to researchers is the “Browse by Topic” section on the left side of the page and the “Resources” section from the top menu bar.