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ANT 225: Anthropological Studies of Medicine

Reference Sources

Use reference sources to get ideas for topics, to get background information, and to guide you to additional information.
A dictionary of mind and body: therapies, techniques and ideas in alternative medicine...
Sci Ref BF1025 .D53 1995

Health and illness: a cross-cultural encyclopedia
Sci Ref R733 .477 1997

Alternative medicine: the definitive guide
Sci Ref R733 .A46

Companion encyclopedia of the history of medicine
Sci Ref R131 .C65

Library Catalog
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How To Find Journal and Newspaper Articles

Anthropology Plus
Provides extensive worldwide indexing of journal articles, reports, commentaries, edited works, and obituaries in the fields of social, cultural, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology, ethnology, archaeology, folklore, material culture, and interdisciplinary studies. Covers over 2500 journals, 19th century to the present. Updated quarterly.

Human Relations Area Files Online (HRAF Online)
A collection of ethnographic texts arranged by culture and subject.

Lexis-Nexis
Connections to newspaper articles, including New York Times and Washington Post.

Social Sciences Full Text
Indexes over 300 English-language periodicals covering anthropology, economics, psychology, social work, sociology, and related fields. Covers 1983 to the present.

Sociological Abstracts
Full version comprehensive database of over 1500 journals covering sociology, social work, and other social sciences. Covers 1963 to the present.

Wilson Select Plus
Contains full-text articles from 800 periodicals. Covers 1994 to the present.

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