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Gender and Sexuality Studies Resources: Encyclopedias

Resources for the study of gender and sexuality at Princeton University.


Black women in America.  Darlene Clark Hine, editor in chief.   2nd ed.  Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.  Also in (DR) E185.86 .B542 2005


Encyclopedia of gender and society.  Edited by Jodi O’Brien.  Los Angeles: SAGE, c2009.  (SSRC) HQ1115 .E54 2009


Encyclopedia of sex and gender: men and women in the world’s cultures.  Edited by Carol R. Ember and Melvin

Ember.  New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, c2004.  (F) HQ16 .E53 2003


Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures . Edited by Suad Joseph et alLeiden ; Boston, Mass. : Brill, 2003-2007. Also in (F) HQ1170 .E53 2003 (6 volumes)

Girl culture: an encyclopedia.  Edited by Claudia A. Mitchell and Jacqueline Reid-Walsh.  Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2008.  (SSRC) HQ798 .G523 2008


Latinas in the United States: a historical encyclopedia.  Edited by Vicki L. Ruiz and Virginia Sánchez Korrol.  Bloomington: Indiana University Press, c2006.  Also in (F) E184.S75 L35 2006


The Oxford encyclopedia of women in world history.  Bonnie G. Smith, editor in chief.  Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, c2008.  Also in (DR) HQ1121 .O93 2008


The women’s movement today: an encyclopedia of third-wave feminism.  Edited by Leslie L. Heywood.  Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2006.  (SSRC) HQ1115 .W644 2006