Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
For quick definitions, background, or lists of recommended sources, check:
Encyclopedia of Anthropology
Call Number: Reference GN11.E63 2006
Publication Date: 2006
A five-volume set from Sage, with substantive overviews and brief selective bibliographies.
History of Physical Anthropology: An Encyclopedia
Call Number: Reference GN 50.3 .H57 1997
Publication Date: 1997
Lengthy articles on topics, places and people.
Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology
Call Number: Reference GN307 .E525 2010
Publication Date: 2010
Articles on theories and their histories, practices and issues, with fairly lengthy lists of recommended further reading
Specialized Ethnographic Methods: A Mixed Methods Approach
Call Number: Reference GN345 .S628 2013
Publication Date: 2013
Encyclopedias on Related Topics
Dictionary of Race, Ethnicity and Culture
Publication Date: 2003
Provides the historical background and etymology of a wide range of words related to race, ethnicity and culture from a broadly multicultural perspective.
Ethnic Groups of Africa and the Middle East : An Encyclopedia
Publication Date: 2011
Histories and current conditions of peoples in the area, with selective bibliographies.
Questions? Need Help? Email email@example.com
Drew University Library, http://www.drew.edu/library