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ANTH 043F: Religion and Culture in Africa (SC)

Anthropology 043F: Religion and Culture in Africa - Christy Schuetze (Spring 2016)

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• Identify subjects that are related to your research interests

Use the individual subject links to browse books on related topics.

For example, one of the subjects assigned to Guns & RainNational liberation movements > Zimbabwe.

• Do subject searches in Tripod, in addition to keyword searches.
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Tripod keyword search for Zimbabwe  (more results, but less focused)
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Tripod subject search for Zimbabwe, limited to books published from 2000-present.

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Tripod keyword search for religion, limited by region to Africa, Sub-Saharan.