Published in association with the International Studies Association (ISA) this "is the most comprehensive reference work of its kind for the fields of international studies and international relations... brings together specially commissioned, peer reviewed essays, written and edited by an international team of the world's best scholars and teachers." Includes many articles on gender issues.
Nearly 3,000 articles and important biographies contributed by thousands of scholars (including several Nobel prize winners) from around the world on a wide array of global topics. Includes many articles on gender issues--inequality, feminism, masculinity, patriarchy, sexual violence, much more.
*A COVID-19 resource--must be on UO VPN to access* The Multimedia Encyclopedia of Women in Today's World looks at women today and delves into contexts of being female in the 21st century. Thus, the scope of the encyclopedia focuses on women's status starting approximately in the year 2000 and looks forward. In keeping with the focus on the contemporary context, this is not a static work; rather, after initial publication (in both print and electronic versions), this electronic version will see significant annual updates to add new content and fresh, new multimedia.