Basic information (encyclopedias, etc.) - Diversity and Social Justice Studies (DSJS)

General:

Concise Glossary of Feminist Theory
Cross-referenced entries on terms relating to feminist theory; contains an extensive bibliography.

REF: HQ1115.L68 1997

Dictionary of Feminist Theory
"...guide to the terminology and history of feminist theory relating the categories of feminist thinking to mainstream scholarship as it is practised in the western world".

REF: HQ1115.H86 1995

Feminism: A Reference Handbook
Contains an overview of feminism in the US, a chronology, biographical sketches, facts and data and other primary source material, directory of organizations and agencies, annotated lists of print and nonprint resources, a glossary, and an index.

HQ1410.H365 1998

Historical Dictionary of Feminism
"...includes background on people, organizations, campaigns and court cases, goals and achievements." Includes a chronology and extensive subject bibliography.

REF: HQ1115.B65 1996

The Routledge Critical Dictionary of Feminism and Postfeminism
"Section I consists of essays on "Feminism: It's History and Cultural Context"; Section II "A-Z of Key Themes and Major Figures" consists of brief entries on various topics.

REF: HQ1115.R68 2000

The Timetables of Women's History: A Chronology of the Most Important People and Events in Women's History

REF: HQ1121.G74 1994

Women's Issues(3 Volumes)
Contains articles in an encyclopaedic format on a wide variety of topics; some Canadian information.

REF: HQ1115.W6425 1997

Women's Studies Encyclopedia (3 Volumes)
Some Canadian references; index in volume 3.

REF: HQ1115.W645 1999