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Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Anthropology: Reference Books

A guide to Library resources in Anthropology

e-Reference Books

e-Reference Books available from Gale Virtual Reference Library, Sage eReference, and other eBook Sources

Access to these titles from off campus requires a John Jay College login.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs , 2008

Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

Dictionary of the Social Sciences

Dictionary of Superstitions

Dictionary of World Mythology

Encyclopedia of Anthropology , 5v,  2006

Encyclopedia of Diasporas: Immigrant and Refugee Cultures Around the World , 2005

Encyclopedia of Disability , 5v,  2006

Encyclopedia of Homelessness , 2v,  2004

Encyclopedia of Human Development , 3v,  2006

Encyclopedia of Human Geography , 2006

Encyclopedia of Measurement and Statistics , 3v,  2007

Encyclopedia of Medical Anthropology: Health and Illness in the World's Cultures , 2004

Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology , 2006

Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender: Men and Women in the World¿s Cultures , 2003

Encyclopedia of Social Psychology , 2v,  2007

Encyclopedia of Social Theory , 2v,  2005

Encyclopedia of Social Welfare History in North America , 2005

Encyclopedia of Sociology , 2nd ed.,  5v,  2001

Encyclopedia of Survey Research Methods , 2v,  2008

Encyclopedia of World Cultures , 10v,  1996

Encyclopedia of World Cultures: Supplement , 2002

Encyclopedia of World Poverty , 3v,  2006

Endangered Species: Protecting Biodiversity , 2007

Family in Society: Essential Primary Sources , 2007

Growing Old in America , 2006

Growing Up: Issues Affecting America's Youth , 2008

Guide to Countries of the World

Oxford Companion to Archaeology

Oxford Companion to Cosmology

Oxford Companion to Global Change

Women in American Society , 2006

World Poverty , 2007

Books in on our Reference Shelves


Cambridge Encyclopedia of Hunters and Gatherers. Reference - GN388 .C35 1999

Dictionary of Social Sciences. Reference - H41 .D53 2002 (also available through Oxford Reference )

Encyclopedia of Evolution: Humanity’s Search for its Origins Reference - GN281.M53 1990

Social Science Encyclopedia. Reference - H41 .S63 2004

Encyclopedia of Cultural Anthropology 4 volumes Reference - GN 307 .E52 1106

Encyclopedia of World Cultures 10 volumes Reference - GN307 .E53 1991 

Encyclopedia of Native American Religions Reference -  E98 .R3 H73 1992

Encyclopedia of Taboos. - Reference GN471.4 .H65 2000

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Mankind 20 volumes - Reference - GN307 .I44

International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences  Reference: H 41 .I58 2001 (Also available through Science Direct)

Sage Encyclopedia of Social Science Research Methods. 3 volumes - Reference H62 .S34 2004