LAA 700

Latin American Library Resources

RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY

Outline

  1. Guides to the field of religion
  2. Guides to the field of philosophy
  3. Encyclopedias and dictionaries of religion
  4. Encyclopedias and dictionaries of philosophy
  5. Religion indexes
  6. Philosophy indexes
  7. Religion bibliographies
  8. A bibliography of hispanic philosophy
  9. Directories -- Catholic
  10. Directories -- Protestant
  11. Official publications of the Catholic Church, examples
  12. Examples of subject headings in religion
  13. Electronic resources

rev. 10/06

 

GUIDES TO THE FIELD OF RELIGION

Gorman, G. E., and Gorman, Lyn. Theological and Religious Reference Materials. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1984. 3 vols. (Bibliographies and Indexes in Religious Studies, no. 1-2, 7)

(Z 7770 .G66 1984)

Johnston, William M. Recent Reference Books in Religion: A Guide for Students, Researchers, Buyers & Readers. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 1996.

(Z 7751 .J654 1996)

Kennedy, James R. Library Research Guide to Religion and Theology: Illustrated Search Strategy and Sources. 2nd ed., rev. Ann Arbor, Mich: Pierian Press, 1984. (Library Research Guides Series, no. 1)

(BL 41 .K45 1984 Reference)

Kepple, Robert J. and Meuther, John R. Reference Works for Theological Research. Lanham: University Press of America, 1992.

(Z 7751 .K46 1992 Reference)

Melton, J. Gordon and Koszegi, Michael A. Religious Information Sources: A Worldwide Guide. New York: Garland, 1992.

(Z 7751 .M45 1992)

Wilson, John F., and Slavens, Thomas P. Research Guide to Religious Studies. Chicago: American Library Association, 1982. (Sources of Information in the Humanities, no. 1)

(BL 41 .W5 1982)

 

GUIDES TO THE FIELD OF PHILOSOPHY

Barth. E. M. Women Philosophers: A Bibliography of Books through 1990. Bowling Green, Ohio: Philosophy Documentation Center, 1992.

(Z 7125 .B34 1992)

Burr, John R. Handbook of World Philosophy: Contemporary Developments since 1945. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1980.

(B 804 .A1 H36)

"Mexico and Latin America": pp. 351-369 Bynagle, Hans E. Philosophy: A Guide to the Reference Literature. 3rd ed. Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited, 2006.

(Z 7125 .B97 2006)

De George, Richard T. The Philosopher's Guide to Sources, Research Tools, Professional Life, and Related Fields. Lawrence: Regents Press of Kansas, 1980.

(Z 7125 .D445 Reference)

Masterpieces of World Philosophy. Edited by Frank N. Magill. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1990.

(B 75 .M37 1990)

Tice, Terrence N., and Slavens, Thomas P. Research Guide to Philosophy. Chicago: American Library Association, 1983. (Sources of Information in the Humanities, no. 3)

(B 52 .T5 1983 Reference)

 

ENCYCLOPEDIAS AND DICTIONARIES OF RELIGION

Abingdon Dictionary of Living Religions. Crim, Keith, general editor. Nashville, Tenn.: Abingdon, 1981.

(BL 31 .A24 Reference)
(BL31 .A24 1989 - Watson Stacks)

Ann, Martha. Goddesses in World Mythology. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 1993.

(BL473.5 .A66 1993 Reference)

Dictionary of Comparative Religion. General editor, S. G. F. Brancon. New York: Scribner, 1970.

(BL 31 .D54 1970)

Encyclopedia of African American Religions. New York: Garland Pub., 1993

(BR 563 N4 E53 1993 Reference)

The Encyclopedia of Religion. Lindsay Jones, editor-in- chief. Detroit: Macmillan, 2005. 15 vols.

(BL 31 .E46 2005 Reference)

Encyclopedia of Millennialism and Millennial Movements. Edited by Richard A. Landes. New York : Routledge, 2000.

(BT891 .E53 2000 Reference)

Encyclopedia of Women and World Religion. Edited by Serinity Young. New York : Macmillan Reference USA, c1999. 2 vols.

(BL458 .E53 1999 Reference)

Encyclopedic Dictionary of Religion. Edited by Paul Kevin Meagher, O'Brien, Thomas C., and Aherne, Sister Consuelo Maria. Washington, D.C.: Corpus Publications, 1979. 3 vols.

(BL 31 .E52 Reference)

Facts on File Encyclopedia of World Mythology and Legend. New York : Facts on File, 1988.

(BL303 .M45 1988 Reference)

Harper Collins Dictionary of Religion. Edited by Jonathan Smith. San Francisco: Harper, 1995.

(BL 31 .H37 1995 Reference)

Hastings, J. et al. Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics. New York: Scribner's, 1951. 13 vols.

(BL 31 .E4x Reference)

Historical Atlas of the Religions of the World. New York, Macmillan [1974].

(BL80.2 .F28 Reference)

Jordan, Michael. Encyclopedia of Gods: Over 2,500 Deities of the World. New York : Facts on File, 1993.

(BL473 .J67 1993 Reference)

Leach, Marjorie. Guide to the Gods. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1992.

(BL 473 L43 1992 Reference)

New Catholic Encyclopedia. Prepared by an editorial staff at the Catholic University of America. Detroit: Thomson/Gale; Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America, 2003-. 15 vols.

(BX 841 .N44 2003 Reference)

MacGregor, Geddes. Dictionary of Religion and Philosophy. New York: Paragon House, 1989.

(BL 31 .M23 1989)

Myths and Legends of the World. Edited by John M. Wickersham. New York : Macmillan Reference USA, c2000. (4 vol.)

(BL 311 M97 2000 Reference)

The Oxford Dictionary of World Religions. Edited by John Bowker. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997.

(BL 31 .O94 1997 Reference)

The Penguin Dictionary of Religions. Edited by John R. Hinnells. London: Allen Lane, 1984.

(BL 31 .P38 1984 Reference)

Reese, William L. Dictionary of Philosophy and Religion: Eastern and Western Thought. Atlantic Highlands, N.J.: Humanities Press, 1996.

(B 41 .R43 1996 Reference)

Religions of the World : A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2002. (4 vols.)

(BL 80.3 R45 2002 Reference)

World Christian Encyclopedia: A Comparative Survey of Churches and Religions in the Modern World. Edited by David B. Barret et al. 2nd ed. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2001. 3 vols.

(folio BR 95 .W67 2001 Reference)

World's Religions. Edited by Stewart Sutherland. Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, 1988.

(BL80.2 .W68 1988 Reference)

 

ENCYCLOPEDIAS AND DICTIONARIES OF PHILOSOPHY

Angeles, Peter Adam. The Harper Collins Dictionary of Philosophy. 2nd ed. New York: HarperCollins, 1992

(B 41 .A53 1992 Reference)

Blackburn, Simon. The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy. 2nd ed. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.

(B 41 .B53 2005)
(Electronic version available via the KU Libraries' online catalog)

Bunge, Mario Augusto. Dictionary of Philosophy. Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1999.

(B791 .B76 1999)

The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy. 2nd ed. General editor, Robert Audi. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1999.

(B 41 .C35 1999 Reference)

A Dictionary of Philosophy. Editorial consultant, Antony Flew. Rev. 2nd ed. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1984.

(B 41 .D52 1984)

The Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Editor in chief, Paul Edwards. Reprint Edition. New York: Macmillan, 1972. 8 vols. in 4.

(B 41 .E5 1972 Reference)
(Electronic version available via the KU Libraries’ online catalog)

The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 1994.

(B 105 .I28 H872 1994 Reference)

Lacey, A. R. A Dictionary of Philosophy. 3rd ed. London: Routledge, 1996.

(B 41 .L32 1996 Reference)

MacGregor, Geddes. Dictionary of Religion and Philosophy. New York: Paragon House, 1989.

(BL 31 .M23 1989)

Mautner, Thomas. A Dictionary of Philosophy. Oxford: Blackwell, 1996.

(B 41 .M38 1996 Reference)

Reese, William L. Dictionary of Philosophy and Religion: Eastern and Western Thought. Atlantic Highlands, N.J.: Humanities Press, 1996.

(B 41 .R43 1996 Reference)

Rohmann, Chris. A World of Ideas : A Dictionary of Important Theories, Concepts, Beliefs, and Thinkers. New York : Ballantine Books, 1999.

(B41 .R64 1999)

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. London ; New York : Routledge, 2005. (10 vols)

(B51 .C58 2005 Reference)
(Electronic version available via the KU Libraries' online catalog)

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Online)

 

RELIGION INDEXES

ATLA Religion Database

The Catholic Periodical and Literature Index. Haverford, Pa.: Catholic Library Association.

(AI 3 .C32)

Arts and Humanities Citation Index Backfiles (CD-ROM) - Pre-1998

Arts and Humanities Citation Index via Web of Science

FRANCIS

Index of Christian Art

 

PHILOSOPHY INDEXES

Philosopher's Index. Palo Alto, Calif.: Dialog Information Services, 1991- . The Philosopher's Index: A Retrospective Index to U.S. Publications from 1940. Bowling Green, Ohio: Philosophy Documentation Center, Bowling Green State University, 1978. 3 vols.

(Z 7127 .P44)

The Philosopher's Index: A Retrospective Index to Non-U.S. English Language Publications from 1940. Bowling Green, Ohio: Philosophy Documentation Center, Bowling Green State University, 1980. 3 vols.

(Z 7127 .P473 Reference)

Arts and Humanities Citation Index via Web of Science

FRANCIS

 

RELIGION BIBLIOGRAPHIES

Bibliografía sobre religiosidade popular. São Paulo: Edições Paulinas, 1981.

(Z 7757 .B6 B52 1981)

Bibliografía teológica comentada del área iberoamericana. Vol. 1/2 (1973/1974)-- Buenos Aires: Instituto Superior Evangélico de Estudios Teológicos de la Asociación Interconfesional de Estudios Teológicos, 1975-

(Z 7753 .B57)

Bisio, Carlos A. Contribución bibliográfica para el estudio de las Iglesias Cristianas Evangélicas en Argentina. Buenos Aires: Instituto Bibliográfico "Antonio Zinny," 1982.

(Z 7845 .I35 B57 1982)

Fieg, Eugene C. Religion Journals and Serials: An Analytical Guide. New York: Greenwood Press, 1988.

(Z 7753 .F53 1988)

González, José Luis, and Van Ronzelen, Teresa María. Religiosidad popular en el Perú, bibliografía: antropología, historia, sociología y pastoral. Lima, Perú: CEP, 1983.

(Z 7834 .P4 G66 1983)

Jones, Charles Edwin. A Guide to the Study of the Holiness Movement. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974. (ATLA Bibliography Series, no. 1)

(Z 7845 .H6 J65)

Jones, Charles Edwin. A Guide to the Study of the Pentecostal Movement. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press; American Theological Library Association, 1983. 2 vols. (ATLA Bibliography Series, no. 6)

(Z 7845 .P4 J66 1983)

Menendez, Albert J. Church-State Relations: An Annotated Bibliography. New York: Garland, 1976. (Garland Reference Library of Social Science, v. 24)

(Z 7776.72 .M45 1976)

Mitros, Joseph F. Religions: A Select, Classified Bibliography. Louvain: Editions Nauwelaerts; New York: Learned Publications, 1973. (Philosophical Questions Series, 8)

(Z 7751 .M57)

Sinclair, John H. Protestantism in Latin America: A Bibliographical Guide. Rev. and expanded ed. South Pasedena, Calif.: William Carey Library, 1976.

(Z 7778 .L3 S57 1976)

Springer, Nelson P., and Klassen, A. J., compilers. Mennonite Bibliography, 1631-1961. Scottdale, Pa.: Herald Press, 1977. 2 vols.

(Z 7845 .M4 S67)

 

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HISPANIC PHILOSOPHY

Martínez Gomez, Luis. Bibliografía filosófica española e hispanoamericana, 1940-1958. Barcelona: J. Flors, 1961. (Libros "Pensamiento." Serie Difusión, no. 1)

(Z 7129 .S8 M3)

 

DIRECTORIES -- CATHOLIC

Anuario eclesiástico del Paraguay. Asunción: Conferencia Episcopal Paraguaya. (BX 1482 .A59) Annuario pontificio per l' anno ...

(BX 845 .A75 Reference)

Directorio católico dominicano. Santo Domingo: Insituto Nacional de Pastoral, Conferencia del Episcopado Dominicano.

(BX 1459 .D6 D57)

Directorio eclesiástico del Perú. 1984- Lima: Secretariado del Episcopado Peruano, Centro de Proyección Cristiana, 1984-

(BX 1484 .D57)

Guía eclesiástica latinoamericana. Bogotá, Colombia: Secretariado General del Consejo Episcopal Latinoamericano (CELAM).

(BX 1425 .A4 G84 Reference)

The Official Catholic Directory.

(BX 845 .C5 Reference)

 

DIRECTORIES -- PROTESTANT

Proyecto Centroamericano de Estudios Socio-Religiosos. Directorio de iglesias, organizaciones y ministerios del movimiento protestante en Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica: Instituto de Evangelización a Fondo de Centroamérica, 1978.

(BX 4834 .C8 D57 1978)

Proyecto Centroamericano de Estudios Socio-Religiosos. Directorio de iglesias, organizaciones y ministerios del movimiento protestante -- Guatemala. Guatemala: Instituto de Evangelización a Fondo, Servicio Evangelizador para America Latina, 1981.

(BX 4834 .G9 D57 1981)

Proyecto Centroamericano de Estudios Socio-Religiosos. Directorio de iglesias, organizaciones y ministerios del movimiento protestante -- Nicaragua. San José, Costa Rica: Instituto de Evangelización a Fondo; Managua, Nicaragua: Comité Evangélico Pro-Ayuda al Desarrollo, 1980.

(BX 4834 .N5 D57 1980)

Proyecto Centroamericano de Estudios Socio-Religiosos. Directorio de iglesias, organizaciones y ministerios del movimiento protestante -- Panamá. San José, Costa Rica: Instituto de Evangeliazción a Fondo, 1980.

(BX 4834 .P3 D57 1980)

Proyecto Centroamericano de Estudios Socio-Religiosos. Directorio geográfico de las congregaciones protestantes de El Salvador por departamentos, municipios y zonas urbanas. San José, Costa Rica: Instituto de Evangeliazción a Fondo, 1982.

(BX 4834 .E4 D57 1982)

Proyecto Centroamericano de Estudios Socio-Religiosos. Directorio geográfico de las congregaciones protestantes de Honduras por departamentos, municipios y zonas urbanas (borrador de enero de 1979). San José, Costa Rica: Instituto de Evangeliazción a Fondo, 1982.

(BX 4834 .H8 D57 1982)

 

OFFICIAL PUBLICATIONS OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

EXAMPLES

Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Santiago (Chile). Vicaría de la Solidaridad. Año de labor. Agosto 1976- Santiago de Chile: Arzobispado de Santiago, Vicaría de la Solidaridad.

(folio HN 39 .C5 V52)

Catholic Church. Conferencia Episcopal de El Salvador. Carta pastoral conjunta del episcopado salvadoreño: no a la violencia, sí a la paz. San Salvador: El Episcopado, 1980.

(BX 1446.2 .C38 1980)

Catholic Church. Conferencia Episcopal Venezolana. Conferencia Episcopal Venezolana. Introducción y compilación por Baltazar Porras Cardozo. Caracas: Universidad Católica "Andres Bello," Centro Venezolano de Historia Eclesiástica, 1978- . 2 vols.

(BX 1488.2 .C37 1978)

Catholic Church. Diocese of Limón (Costa Rica). Bishop (1938- : Odendahl). Primera carta pastoral del excelentísimo y reverendísimo señor don Juan Odendahl, C.M., obispo titular de Latópolis y vicario apostólico se Limón, con motivo de su consagración episcopal, 25 de abril de 1938. San José, Costa Rica: Impr. Lehmann, 1938.

(BX 874 .O3 C3 1938)

Conferencia General del Episcopado Latinoamericano (3rd : 1979 : Puebla, Mexico). Documentos de Puebla. Madrid: PPC, 1979. (Colección Puebla, 2)

(BX 1425 .A1 C64 1979)

 

EXAMPLES OF SUBJECT HEADINGS IN RELIGION

Cults -- [Country or Region]

Catholic Church -- [Country or Region]

Liberation theology Methodist Church -- [Country or Region]

Missions -- [Country or Region]

Missionaries -- [Country or Region]

[Aymara] mythology

Indians of South America--Religion

Protestants -- [Country or Region]

Umbanda (Cult)

 

ELECTRONIC RESOURCES

ABS Reference Bible

(CD-ROM, BS4 1995 Watson Mixed Media – 4th floor)

ATLA Religion Database

Encyclopaedia Judaica

(CD-ROM, Watson Reference Desk)

Index to Jewish Periodicals

(CD-ROM, Z6367 .I52 Watson Reference)

Philosopher's Index. Palo Alto, Calif.: Dialog Information Services, 1991- .