Provides both concise definitions and more in-depth, specialist entries covering time periods, events, and historic individuals. Includes authoritative information on historiography, religious history, military history, social history, economic history, local and family history, and more.
Start your research by gaining an overview of important movements, influential figures, and key sources across a wide variety of subject areas. From Afrofuturism (Literary and Critical Theory) to the Zapatista Rebellion in Chiapas (Latin American Studies), get connected to key scholarship and useful primary sources to support your research.
Reference sources, such as dictionaries and encyclopedias, will
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articles on your topic.
Includes entries examining wars, important battles, and military leaders, as well as entries on relevant acts of Congress; diplomatic policies; on peace and antiwar movements; on war in film, literature, music, and photography; and on war viewed through the disciplinary lenses of anthropology, economics, gender studies, and psychology.