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Twentieth Century Religious Thought is a multivolume, cross-searchable online collection that brings together the seminal works and archival materials related to key worldwide religious thinkers from the early 1900s until the turn of the 21st century. Volume I will grow to include 150,000 pages of scholarship from influential theologians in the Christian tradition.
LGBT Studies in Video is a landmark collection in the Alexander Street video series that features award-winning films, documentaries, interviews, and archival footage exploring the cultural and political evolution of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered people and the community.
At the outset of the twentieth century, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender life (LGBT) existed on the fringes of society. Yet as the era progressed and communities developed, a social movement emerged. LGBT Thought and Culture will be a one-of-a-kind online resource that will host the key works and archival documentation of the movement.
From 1935, when it first appeared in American movie theatres as newsreels, through 1967, when the last television segment aired, The March of Time® awed journalists, filmmakers, and audiences alike with its controversial topics and unique approach. Today, the collection presents an unmatched reflection of American values and culture for students and scholars.
In December of 1941, cinema audiences around the world—from New York to Tokyo, Amsterdam to Paris—waited expectantly for news of Pearl Harbor. World War II Newsreels lets today’s students and historians see what those audiences saw and more, by delivering more than 500 hours of newsreel content instantly to any computer or mobile device.
Social Theory is a new undertaking to provide comprehensive coverage of major social thinkers together with seminal texts from lesser figures. For many writers, the project represents the first availability of a major scholarly edition of their collected works.
Backed by a global editorial board of 130 leading scholars, Women and Social Movements, International is a landmark collection of primary materials drawn from more than 300 repositories. Assembled and cross-searchable for the first time, these resources illuminate vast areas of modern history.
アメリカの女性解放運動Women and Social Movements in the United States brings together primary documents, books, images, scholarly essays, book reviews, Web site reviews, and teaching tools, all documenting the multiplicity of women’s activism in public life. It’s one of the most heavily visited resources for women’s studies on the Web, and it appeals to students and scholars at all levels.
Through a partnership with London-based Pickering & Chatto Publishers, the pre-eminent publisher of critical editions in the humanities and social sciences, Romanticism Redefined will bring together 120,000 pages of the Pickering & Chatto catalog online in one place.
A comprehensive online resource for the visual study of human culture and behavior and the largest, most affordable streaming video collection of its kind, Ethnographic Video Online will contain more than 750 hours of classic and contemporary documentaries produced by leading video producers in the discipline; previously unpublished footage from working anthropologists and ethnographers in the field; and select feature films.
Essential for study in the areas of politics, economics, history, psychology, environmental studies, religion, area studies, linguistics, and geography, the database will contain more than 100,000 pages of material at completion, including tens of thousands of pages of previously unpublished material from major archives.