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POLS 334: Politics of Violence (HC)

Political Science 334: Politics of Violence (Isaacs) Spring 2023

Finding Scholarly Studies in Books

Use the Tripod catalog for your home institution  Connect from Bryn Mawr College   Icon  Icon  to look for all books (print and digital) owned by your college as well as the print titles at the other two schools.  

The following searches are a sampling of possibilities.  To find materials on a topic, try doing a keyword search in the Tripod Catalog to find relevant materials and then use the subject headings assigned to those titles to find more books.  Note that all these searches are in the Books+Media channel.  In examples #1 and 3 below, using keywords (in Tripod Any Field) (rather than subjects) will pick up results from chapter titles.

       "state violence" AND "human rights"  [Any Field-keyword searching]   Connect from Bryn Mawr College   Icon  Icon

       "political persecution" AND violence [Subject search]   Connect from Bryn Mawr College  Icon  Icon   

       (israel* AND palestinian*) [Subjects] AND (violent OR violence OR death*) [Any Field]  Connect from Bryn Mawr College  Icon  Icon  Limited to publications from 2013-2023

       (sudan*) AND (conflict* OR war) [Subjects]   Connect from Bryn Mawr College  Icon  Icon   Limited to publications from 2012-2022

       (humanitarian*) AND ("civil war") [Subjects]   Connect from Bryn Mawr College  Icon  Icon  limited to publications 2000-2022

**  Try opening a search above and replace one of the topics with your research interest.

Finding Scholarly Studies in Books

WorldCat is an important place to look for many materials not owned by the Tricollege Libraries. This combined library catalog contains more than 1 billion titles owned by libraries around the world. Many of these items are available to you though interlibrary loan.  Use the  button to place requests.