History 319

Gender and the Family in Chinese History
Professor: Anne Reinhardt
Fall 2020

Searching and Browsing

Start in the library catalog

  • Do a few keyword searches in the library catalog
  • Once you find a relevant book, click on the Details link and look at the Subjects to find similar items
  • When you click on a subject, it will run a new search on that topic

Browse the shelves
Books are organized on the shelves according to topic, so once you find a promising source, you can:

  • use the Virtual Browse link in the library catalog to see other possibly relevant books around it
  • or go to the shelves to browse physically

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Relevant Catalog Subject Headings

After doing keyword searches in library catalogs, look at the subject headings to find additional sources. Some relevant subject headings for this course are:

China -- Social Life and Customs
Sex Roles -- China
Homosexuality -- China

Families -- China
Family Policy -- China
Marriage -- China

Women -- China -- Social Conditions
Feminists -- China
Femininity -- China

Men -- China 
Masculinity -- China