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Subject guide

Cultural Anthropology

Overview of databases, reference works and websites for research in Cultural Anthropology.

Subjects
The Cultural Anthropology collection is closely connected to research and education of the Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology of Leiden University. Subjects are: development, environment, gender, global economy, global politics, anthropology of media, and material culture.
Materials
E-books, e-journals, databases with images, video, reference and source materials, printed books and a few printed journals.

The collection printed books and journals is placed in open stacks in the Social and Behavioural Sciences Library. Prescribed course readings are set aside on course reserve shelves. These books cannot be borrowed but are available for reading in the library, for photocopying and scanning.

Anthrosource of The American Anthropological Association

Sociological Abstracts on sociology and related disciplines

Annual Reviews with analytic reviews on Biomedical and Social Sciences

JStor with articles on Humanities and Social Sciences

Web of Science with articles on all disciplines in journals with large academic impact

Catalogue African Studies Centre

The Catalogue of Leiden University Libraries contains the collections of the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV), KERN (South Asia), East Asian Library (China, Japan, Korea), ISIM (Islam)wetenschappen van Oost-, Zuidoost- en Zuid-AziĆ«

Catalogue Museum Volkenkunde with publications on material culture

International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition (2015)

SAGE Research Methods Online: on quantitative and qualitative research methods

eHRAF World Cultures (Human Relations Area Files)

Ethnographic Video Online

Asian Film Online

Current Affairs in Video

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses with dissertations and MA theses from the US and other countries, since 1997 fulltext

IMF eLibrary data

Country report (The Economist Intelligence Unit)

World Religion Database

StatLine (Central Bureau for Statistics of the Netherlands)