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Anthropology: Reference Works

Cambridge E-Books

Cambridge Collections Online

Searchable full text access to the complete Cambridge Companions to literature, philosophy, religion, and classics. 


·         Cambridge Companion to Atheism

                                         See chapter 17, “Anthropological Theories of Religion


·         Cambridge Companion to Modern American Culture


Cambridge Histories Online

Full text reference works from Cambridge University Press in history and other fields.


·         Cambridge History of Native Peoples of America


·         Cambridge History of Pacific Islanders  (see also Regional History e-books)


·         Cambridge World History of Food


·         Cambridge World History of Human Disease 

Oxford Reference Online

Oxford Reference Online

Full-text of more than 100 dictionaries and reference books published by Oxford UniversityPress.


Food and Drink


·         An A-Z of Food and Drink


·         The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America 


·         Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise 


·         A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition 


·         The Oxford Book of Health Foods 



Oxford Encyclopedia of MesoAmerican Cultures 


Mythology & Folklore


·         Dictionary of African Mythology


·         Dictionary of Asian Mythology


·         Dictionary of Celtic Mythology


·         Dictionary of Creation Myths


·         Dictionary of English Folklore


·         Dictionary of Phrase and Fable


·         Dictionary of Superstition


·         A Dictionary of World Mythology


·         Oxford Companion to World Mythology


Sage Research Methods Online