• Databases,  General Works,  Humanities,  Research,  Social Sciences,  Web Resources

    New Database: CQ Global Researcher

    Love CQ Researcher for its direct, pithy yet thorough, presentation of current U.S. issues? Ohrstrom Library recently began subscribing to CQ Global Researcher. Like its long-respected counterpoint (80 years!), CQ Global provides in-depth, balanced reporting.  The Global product presents reports on a wide variety of  international issues. Recent reports include: Future of the Gulf States Rising Food Prices Gendercide Crisis Weapons in Space Communism Today Organ Trafficking This database can be search singularly or simultaneously with CQ Researcher. Please feel free to contact Ms. Sanborn (lsanborn at sps dot edu) with any questions about or to arrange for a personal tour of this product.

  • History,  Humanities,  Research,  Social Sciences

    New Reference Book: International Encyclopedia of Men and Masculinities

    International Encyclopedia of Men and Masculinities edited by Michael Flood, Routledge, 2007. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 305.31 F651 A one-volume guide devoted to the study of global masculinity.  Articles are arranged alphabetically and range in length from half a page to several pages. Examples include: Diasporic and Migrant Masculinities, Friendship, Gangs, Masculinity Politics, Police Helpful for:  Gender Studies, International Studies, Humanities IV, Humanities V, Social History