Sociology information resources: Background information

Contact info

For Library research help, please contact Moninder Lalli, Liaison Librarian for Sociology / Anthropology by email moninder_lalli@sfu.ca or Ask a librarian.

This guide provides selected reference sources for Sociology.  See also, anthropological reference sources.

Selected dictionaries and encyclopedias

Selected handbooks and encyclopedias

Aging, aged

Class, culture, ethnicity, race, racism

Dis/ability

Environment

Feminism, women

for more, try "GSWS Library Information - Background information"

Gender, sexuality

Globalization, capitalism, imperialism, neoliberalism

Health

Human rights, human trafficking

Indigenous

Marriage and family

Memory, memorialization

Migration and development

Research methods

For more, see guide: Research methods for Anthropology and Sociology 

Social movements

Sports, fitness

Other topics

Selected biographical