Last Updated: Sep 22, 2014
Reference sources are ideal for getting background information on any topic, as well as for identifying important concepts, researchers, theorists, events, and issues associated with a topic.
Encyclopedia of Women and Gender
Call Number: Electronic Resource
Publication Date: 2008-07-16
Over 100 In-depth chapters by leading scholars in the psychology of women and gender and addresses critical questions of similarities and differences in gendering across diverse groups, challenging myths about gender polarization.
Encyclopedia of Gender and Society
Call Number: REF HQ1115 .E54 2009
Publication Date: 2009
This encyclopedia attempts to cover a broad range of topics relating to gender studies, including intersection of gender scholarship within the arts, economics, health, crime, gender identity, politics, religion, and sexuality.
Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender
Call Number: REF HQ16 .E52 2007
Publication Date: 2007
The articles in this four-volume work explore the interconnections and differences between the concepts "sex" and "gender." It is intended as a work of general reference and is suited to all audiences, from the novice to the expert.
Gender and Research
Call Number: REF HQ1075 .G4618 2008
Publication Date: 2008
This 4 volume reference source contains scholarly essays, collected from academic journals, on gender studies, offering different perspectives on history, theory, research and feminism. Essays divided into several different topics: "Contexts and Theory"; "Gender Roles in Research"; "Feminist Methods"; "Men's Studies, Queer Theory and Polyvocality."