Archives

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

What's new in July 2017

July 20, 2017

July 2017 Oxford Reference update

This month A Dictionary of Gender Studies has been added to the Quick Reference collection, and The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism has been added to the Reference Library collection.

A Dictionary of Gender Studies


A Dictionary of Gender Studies

Gabriele Griffin
Quick Reference

This new dictionary provides clear and accessible definitions of a range of terms from within the fast-developing field of Gender Studies. It covers terms which have emerged out of Gender Studies, such as cyber feminism, the double burden, and the male gaze, and gender-focused definitions of more general terms, such as housework, intersectionality, and trolling.

Find out more >

 

 

The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism


The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

Robert E. Buswell Jr. and David S. Lopez Jr.
Reference Library

With thousands of entries totalling over a million words, this is the most comprehensive and authoritative dictionary of Buddhism ever produced in English. It is also the first to cover terms from all of the canonical Buddhist languages and traditions: Sanskrit, Pali, Tibetan, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean.

Find out more >