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Encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other resources to help you discover basic information—names, dates, definitions, summaries, etc. These are good places to start when narrowing or choosing your topic, and when beginning research on an unfamiliar subject.
Call Number: MH Reference / GN307 .E52 1996Library Info
Publication Date: 1996-06-01
This encyclopedia provides articles, arranged alphabetically by topic, on many concepts in cultural anthropology, as well as linguistics, biological anthropology and archaeology. Each essay contains an extensive bibliography.
Call Number: MH Reference / GN307 .E53 1991Library Info
Publication Date: 1991-03-01
The encyclopedia lists cultures alphabetically and gives brief information (where known) about history, kinship, economy, marriage, religious customs and so on. Entries include a bibliography of at least one item, usually more.