Secondary sources are books, journal articles, and reports that synthesize research findings and offer descriptions and theories about the data collected. Textbooks address topics more broadly, while journal articles allow researchers to explore specific points in greater depth. New research builds on previous research. A review of the literature will help you identify:
Indices and Databases
The following periodical indices and databases can help you locate commentary on issues of race and law.
Selected journals on race, civil rights, and law