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POLS 334: Politics of Violence (HC): Books

Political Science 334: Politics of Violence (Isaacs) Spring 2019

Finding Scholarly Studies in Books

Use the Tripod catalog Connect from Bryn Mawr College  This link opens in a new windowConnect from Haverford College  This link opens in a new windowConnect from Swarthmore College  to look for relevant books owned by Haverford, Bryn Mawr, and Swarthmore.

The following subject searches are a sampling of possibilities. To find materials on a topic, try doing a title search in the Tripod Catalog to find some relevant material and then use the subject headings assigned to those titles to find more books.

               (sexual* OR erotic*) [Title]  AND  (greek OR greece OR classical)  [Keyword]  Connect from Bryn Mawr College   Icon  Icon

conflict management colombia   [Subject search]  Connect from Bryn Mawr College  Icon  Icon

("same sex" OR homoerotic*)  [Keyword] AND (greece OR greek OR classical)  [Subject]   (newest titles listed first) Connect from Bryn Mawr College  Icon   Icon

Identifying Relevant Books

Use Tripod to look for relevant books owned by Haverford, Swarthmore, and Bryn Mawr.

The following suggested subject searches are only a sampling of possibilities. To find materials on a topic not listed below, try doing a keyword search in the Tripod Library Catalog to find relevant titles and then using the subject headings assigned to those items to find more.

Literature Reviews

Literature reviews are a particularly useful resource when doing research.  They address the issues involved in a particular question and the debates among scholars.  They map out the intellectual terrain succinctly and give you the major landmarks in terms of key authors and significant titles for greater understanding.