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HIST 4123-01: Gender, Sex, & Power in Ottoman & British Empires


Getting Started

In this course, we will utilize the concept of gender as an analytical tool within the history of empires. We will cover gender theory, the construction of gender identity (male and female), sexuality, power, politics, and culture. To understand how gende

Welcome to "Gender, Sex, & Power in Ottoman & British Empires"

This page is an introductory guide to accessing scholarly and primary material on the topics for women in the Ottoman and British Empires as well as providing access to some suggestions in gender theory.

What's on This Page

    Reference Shelf

    Reference Shelf: Biographies

    Reference Works: Companions and Handbooks

    Reference Shelf: Encyclopedia

    Books: Find & Request from BC & Beyond

    Your local libraries have excellent monographs and anthologies located in O'Neill library as well as through the BC libraries portal. Try searching for books (only books) through the WorldCat library system to see if we have what you need. If we don't, you can order material through Interlibrary Loan (ILL).

    WorldCat Catalog

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    Journal & eBook Databases

    For a selection of excellent journals and some e-books on various topics in global history, we recommend a few databases. Remember to explore these database "advanced search" options for date and other modifiers before you run your searches.

    Additional Recommendations

    History Liaison