Read a March 18, 2013, essay by feminist theologian Mary E. Hunt about Pope Francis and the liberation theology debate.
Read a March 18, 2013, column by George Monbiot for The Guardian about the debate on liberation theology.
Read a March 25, 2013, NPR story that examines Francis’ record on economic issues before he became pope.
Read a series of articles on obesity published by The New York Times in 2000.
A 2009 survey found that medical costs associated with obesity were $147 billion–up from $75 billion in 2003.
Theodore C. Bergstrom holds the Aaron and Cherie Raznick Chair of Economics in the economics department at the University of California in Santa Barbara, Calif., and is the author of On the Economics of Polygyny (University of Michigan, 1994), which is available online.
The Internet Public Library provides a listing of full-text works. It is a public service organization and a learning/teaching environment at the University of Michigan School of Information.
Read the decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals in regards to Nintendo’s lawsuit of Atari over the technology they used to avoid Nintendo’s licensing process. The Court ruled in favor of Nintendo granting them a say in what games could play on their technology. This set a precedent for years to come, the video […]
The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life posts a resource page on the death penalty. It includes links to relevant surveys and articles.