Social Science

BBC - Religions
Religion can be explained as a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe, especially when considered as the creation of a superhuman agency or agencies, usually involving devotional and ritual observances, and often containing a moral code governing the conduct of human affairs.
Prepared By: BBC
Date Reviewed by VPL: 2016-12-29

On Being
On Being centers on the pivotal questions of human life: What does it mean to be human, and how do we want to live?
Prepared By: Krista Tippett
Date Reviewed by VPL: 2016-12-29

Stuff You Missed in History Class
A comprehensive and entertaining site covering a vast range of historical topics across the centuries.
Prepared By: HowStuffWorks
Date Reviewed by VPL: 2016-12-29

TED-Ed
A youth and education initiative designed to spark and celebrate the ideas of teachers and students around the world.
Prepared By: TED Conferences, LLC
Date Reviewed by VPL: 2016-12-29

The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy provides detailed, scholarly information on key topics and philosophers in all areas of philosophy. The authors are leading authorities in the areas in which they write.
Prepared By: The IEP is housed on the University of Tennessee at Martin's main web server, which is maintained by the university's computer center.
Date Reviewed by VPL: 2016-12-29

World History Matters
World History Matters is a portal to world history websites developed by the Center for History and New Media
Prepared By: Center for History and New Media, George Mason University
Date Reviewed by VPL: 2016-12-29