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Includes original essays written by leading experts in the field, primary source documents that articulate the interrelation of science and society, and sidebars on the cultural, economic, and political issues surrounding scientific thought.
Studies and surveys on demography, domestic policy, economics, election '08, energy and environment, global attitudes/foreign affairs, immigration, internet and technology, legal, news media, politics and elections, public opinion, religion, research methodology, and social trends.
Prepared by a consortium of four teams from the African Development Bank (AfDB), the OECD Development Centre, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA).
This site from the Central Intelligence Agency provides "information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities."
This site, created by the United Nations Statistics Division, provides access to "official statistics produced by countries and compiled by United Nations data system, as well as estimates and projections."