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FYSP 167: Writing Religion and Gender Across Culture (Fall 22): Library 101 - Research Help

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Keywords and Subject-Headings

1) Subject-Heading Search (in OBIS)
Women in Hinduism
Women in Islam
Women in Christianity
Women in Hinduism -- Drama
Women in Hinduism -- History
Women in Hinduism -- India
Women in Hinduism -- India -- History
Women in Hinduism -- South Africa -- Biography 
Muslim Women -- Social conditions -- Cross-cultural studies
Women in Islam -- Cross-cultural studies
Sex -- Religious aspects
Sex role -- Religious aspects
and more...  
2) Gender Studies and LGBT related Subject Headings

Research Help

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My office is Mudd 115

Research Help

Contact:Runxiao Zhu (she/her/hers)
115 Terrell Main Library 
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