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Russian and Soviet women's studies: Bibliographies and encyclopaedias

These pages give details of works relating to the study of Russian and Soviet women. It includes material available on the open access shelves as well as material that must be requested before it may be consulted in the Reading Rooms.

Cline, Cheryl. Women's diaries, journals and letters, an annotated bibliography (New York; London: Garland, 1989)
[Entries concerning the Russian Revolution]
HLR 920.72

Encyclopaedia of Women's Associations Worldwide: a guide to over 3,400 national and multinational non-profit women's and women-related organizations / (Jacqueline K. Barrett, editor) (London; Detroit: Gale Research, 1993)

GenderDok: kollektsiia: Tom 1 [seksual'nye menshinstva: literatura, informatsiia, postupivshie v Informatsionnyi tsentr GenderDok v 1993-1998gg.] (Moskva: GenderDok, 1998)

Nemec Ignashev, Diane. Women and writing in Russia and the USSR: a bibliography of English language sources (New York; London: Garland Publications, 1992)

Pushkareva, Natal'ia L'vovna. Russkaia zhenshchina. Istoriia i sovremennost'; Dva veka izucheniia "zhenskoi temy" russkoi i zarubezhnoi naukoi 1800-2000; Materialy k bibliografii (Moskva: Ladomir, 2002)

Ruthchild, Rochelle Goldberg. Women in Russia and the Soviet Union: an annotated bibliography (New York; Oxford: G. K. Hall; Maxwell Macmillan, 1993)

Schweizerhof, Barbara. Aktuelle russischsprachige Veröffentlichungen zu Frauen und Frauenvorschung in Russland bzw. der Sowjetunion: bibliographische Hinweise für die Jahre 1987-1993 / Recent Russian-language publications on women and women's studies in Russia and the Soviet Union (Berlin: Harrassowitz, 1995) [vol.28]

Women in Russia and the Soviet Union, December 1984 / (compilers T. Yedlin, J. Wilman) (Ottawa: Carleton University, 1984)
1997.26515 (3)

Women's Studies Encyclopaedia / edited by Helen Tierney (London: Aldwych Press, 1999) [Volume 1, A-F; Volume 2, G-P; Volume 3, Q-Z (See Volume 3 for information on Russia)]


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