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SOC 226 | Women & Gender Issues


This guide will lead you to the best information resources on women and gender issues.  It was developed for LVC's SOC 226 class.


Image source: Tuxyso.  Woman at Glacier Point in Yosemite National Park with Half Dome in the background.  CC BY-SA 3.0.  Wikimedia Commons.


Begin your search with background information, which provides facts, specialized in-depth encyclopedia articles, and biographical information. 

Next, search for scholarly journal articles under the Articles tab.

For more in-depth information, search for books or ebooks. 

Finally, back your research up with statistics.  You'll find a number of excellent statistical resources in this guide.

Image source:  Korean traditional female dancer. David McNally, USAG-Yongsan.  Public domain. Wikimedia Commons.