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


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
" 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