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Resource Guide:
Gender in Modern Europe

Digital Open Education Resources

Websites and Digital Archives

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Women -- History
  • Feminism -- History
  • Masculinity -- History
  • Men -- History
  • Gender role
  • Christianity & Gender
  • Women -- Europe -- Social conditions
  • Women -- Germany -- History -- 20th century

Research Databases

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Gender and class in modern EuropeHD 6134 .C58 1996
Male/Female RolesHQ 1075 .M355 v.2
Gender : an ethnomethodological approachHQ 1075 .K47 1985
MasculinitiesHQ 1088 .C762 1995
Women Cross-Culturally : change and challengeHQ 1106.1973 .I57 1975
Colonial masculinity : the 'manly Englishman' and the' effeminate Bengali' in the late nineteenth centuryHQ 1090.7 .I4 S56 1996
Gender history in practice : historical perspectives on bodies, class & citizenshipHQ 1121 .C295 2005
Connecting Spheres : women in the western world, 1500 to the presentHQ 1150 C66
Mothers in the Fatherland : women, the family, and Nazi politicsHQ 1623 .K66 1986
The Wall in my Backyard : East German women in transitionHQ 1630.5 .W35 1994
Women: a pictorial archive from nineteenth-century sourcesN 7632 .W655
Women and Politeness in Eighteenth-Century England : Bodies, Identities, and PowereBook 2019
Gendered Violence : Jewish Women in the Pogroms of 1917 to 1921eBook 2018
The Most Noble of People : Religious, Ethnic, and Gender Identity in Muslim SpaineBook 2016
German Women for Empire, 1884-1945eBook 2001