The Source for Crime and Justice Data


The ICPSR Thesaurus is a controlled vocabulary system composed of three separate lists: Subject Thesaurus, Personal Names Authority List, and Geographic Names Thesaurus.

Downloadable thesaurus files (in XML)

Bibliography (PDF 12K) of reference documents and thesauri used to prepare the ICPSR controlled vocabulary system

Development of the ICPSR Thesaurus was supported by the National Science Foundation (SES-9977984).

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using MultiTes thesaurus software.

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