Primary sources related to selected American religious movements, including Pentecostalism, Mormonism, New Thought, Neopagan religions. It also provides robust coverage of New Age, Wicca, neo-Christian movements (Adventism, Christian Science), and Christian Identity and Fundamentalist movements
Twentieth Century Religious Thought: Volume II, Islam focuses on modern Islamic theology and tradition and details Islam’s evolution from the late 19th century by examining printed works and rare documents by Muslim writers, both non-Western and Western voices.... Read more about Twentieth Century Religious Thought (Islam)
The Treasury of Lives is a biographical encyclopedia of Tibet, Inner Asia, and the Himalayan region. The Treasury provides biographies of a wide range of figures, from Buddhist masters to artists and political officials; most essays are peer reviewed. Includes texts, maps, timelines, and images.
Periodicals Index Online (formerly known as "PCI") is an index to the contents of thousands of journals in the humanities and social sciences, including such subjects as Ancient Civilizations, Anthropology/Ethnology, Area Studies, History, Jewish Studies, Law, Literature, Philosophy. Psychology, Religion/Theology, Sociology and Women's Studies.... Read more about Periodical Contents Index (PCI)
The Vanderbilt Television News Archive database is the guide to the collection of network television news programs at Vanderbilt University. Online video is available for CNN news broadcasts from October 1995 to the present. Requires recent version of RealOne media player.... Read more about Television News Archive (Vanderbilt University)
An ongoing research effort, the Pluralism Project studies and interprets religious diversity and interfaith relations in the United States. The site includes an introduction to the religions of the world through the lens of America, a survey of the interfaith encounter in America, news, the case initiative- applying the case method to study dilemmas and disputes in multireligious America, and more.