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Anthropology Encyclopedias

For definitions, topic overviews, key theories, list of key authors and their works consult the following:

Dictionary of Anthropology

Encyclopedia of Diasporas: Immigrant and Refugee Cultures Around the World

International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioural Sciences

Routledge Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology

Walkers Primates of the World
- in print Location


See also list of  Anthropology Dictionaries and Encyclopedias  from a search of our Library Collections

Check out the Blackwell Companions to Anthropology seriesSome are available as e-books and others are in print



Note also the very useful general reference resources:





Gale Virtual Reference Library - great source for  indepth scholarly encyclopedia articles


Biographical sources

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