ICSM Bodies of Inequality

Principal Periodical Databases

Related to Biology, Forensic Anthropology, Medicine
  • ScienceDirect
    Especially good for locating articles from journals related to forensic science, criminology, and medicine.
    Has the full text of journal articles in many fields, including anthropology, archaeology, and medicine.
  • Biological Abstracts
    Good for finding articles if you are concentrating on the biological aspects of forensic anthropology
  • PubMed
    Useful for medical topics
  • NatureScience
    Two of the premier science journals.
Related to Race, Women and Gender Studies, and other Social Issues
  • GenderWatch
    GenderWatch is a full-text database containing 140 international publications plus reports, pamphlets, papers and conference proceedings devoted to women's and gender issues. It is a repository of materials on gender issues worldwide, the evolution of the women's movement, and the changes in gender roles over the last twenty years.
  • Gender Studies Collection
    This collection of journals aims to provide balanced coverage of this significant aspect of our culture, covering such topics as gender studies, family and marital issues, health aspects, and many more.
  • LGBT life with Full Text
  • SocINDEX with Full Text
  • PsycINFO
  • Diversity Studies Collection
  • Ethnic NewsWatch

Related to Current Affairs, History and Culture, and Multidisciplinary
  • Since searches can be restricted to journals in a specific discipline, also useful for history, classical studies, and other related topics
  • Historical Abstracts
    An index to journals covering the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the U.S. and Canada). No coverage of ancient civilizations nor pre-history
  • Project Muse
    A multidisciplinary database covering, among other things, history, cultural studies, medicine, and science
  • ATLA religion database with ATLASerials
    Principally an index to religion and theology journals, but includes coverage of biblical and some classical archaeology.
  • Academic Search Premier
    A general periodical guide that provides access to both popular and scholarly periodical articles on many topics.

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