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E-Reference Items for Cultural Studies (14)

Name Description
Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online Represents important "persons who died between the years 1000 and 1930 or whose last known date of activity falls within these years."
Encyclopedia of Rhetoric Covers the knowledge from classics, philosophy, literature, literary theory, cultural studies, speech and communications, and discusses basic concepts and themes throughout rhetoric. [RR]
Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender "Addresses issues of sex and gender at the personal and the social level." [RR]
Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment The coverage from 1670 to 1815 includes Western Europe, North America, Brazil, and Iberian, Russian, Jewish, and Eastern European cultures. [RR]
Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages Provides articles on all aspects of the period from the fifth to the fifteenth century. [RR]
International Encyclopedia of Linguistics Covers topics in linguistics, including areas of historical, comparative, formal, mathematical, functional, philosophical, and sociolinguistics. [RR]
Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance Covers all aspects of the Renaissance in 14th to 17th century Europe, including the art, literature, science, culture, philosophy, religion, economics, history, and conflict of the period. [RR]
Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature Surveys the American literature in 350 essays from leading scholars, covering the American literary history from the 1600s to the present day. [RR]
Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt Besides archaeology, coverage includes the knowledge of social, political, religious, cultural and artistic legacy of this 5,000-year civilization. [RR]
Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature Provides comprehensive coverage of the entire history of literature in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland in the major literary languages. [RR]
Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation Covers the entire range of religious and social changes that altered Europe in the sixteenth century, including issues of church polity and theology, developments in politics, economics, demographics, art and literature. [RR]
SAGE Handbook of Child Development, Multiculturalism, and Media The "interrelationship of “the three Ms”—multiculturalism, media, and money—is a dominant theme in this collection of essays [RR]
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture This 2nd ed. covers “topics and persons in major areas of popular culture: film; music; print culture; social life; sports; television and radio; and art and performance (which include theater, dance, stand-up comedy, and other live performances”. [RR]
Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals, 1800-1900 A directory of 50,000 newspapers and periodical publications published in England during the 19th century. This edition of the directory is the second in a series of five. Series 3-5 are forthcoming. Ultimately the 5th and final edition will provide descriptive entries for some 125,000 titles. [RR]

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