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World Cultures: HUM 116 (Bensley): Resources for Country Project

This guide is the textbook for Jim Bensley's HUM 116.

Global Attitudes

map of the world by country

The Pew Research Center’s Global Attitudes Project conducts public opinion surveys around the world on a broad array of subjects ranging from people’s assessments of their own lives to their views about the current state of the world and important issues of the day.

Country Maps

Google Cultural Institute

The Google Cultural Institute includes Google's Art Project, Historic Moments, and World Wonders.  Each project offers visual and interactive ways to explore world cultures.

CIA World Factbook

Information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.  From the Central Intelligence Agency.  Updated annually.