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ANT369 Religious Violence and Non-Violence

This guide gives students an overview of resources for completing their Major Assignment.

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Welcome!

This Guide is designed for UTM students beginning their major assignment in ANT369H5: Religious Violence and Non-Violence.

UTM Library staff are here to help you. Please use the Chat box on the library home page if you have any questions about the resources and services described or if you need help to locate resources more relevant to your topic.  Additional ways to find help are listed above or by contacting your Liaison Librarian.  For complex research topics feel free to book a research consultation.  

Basic Reference for Getting Started

Try some of the library's specialized encyclopedias.

Oxford Bibliographies

"Developed cooperatively with scholars and librarians worldwide, Oxford Bibliographies offers exclusive, authoritative research guides. Combining the best features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level encyclopedia, this cutting-edge resource guides researchers to the best available scholarship across a wide variety of subjects."  

Search by keywords or browse by topic.  For example, the following may be of interest:

Anthropology: Religion

Anthropology: Religious conversion

Anthropology: Shamanism