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PSYC 242 Cultural Psychology: Websites

A variety of resource suggestions, including scholarly and secondary, for information about cultures from around the world.
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Websites to Consider

World Culture Encyclopedia

Basic but comprehensive free online encyclopedia offering information about many countries and their cultures.

CIA World Fact Book

Political, geographic, economic, and sociological summaries organized by country.

Country Profiles

(BBC) Guides to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories, and background on key institutions. They also include audio and video clips from BBC archives

Library of Congress Country Studies

The Country Studies Series presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.

U. S. Department of State

“Facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty.”

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