How to locate good feminist theory journals?
- Try the Journals tab of the Feminist Theory subject guide
- Consult Feminist periodicals : a current listing of contents
- Try a "fielded keyword" search of the catalogue for "feminist theory" AND s:periodicals
These strategies work well for browsing... but what about searching?
- Try a journal articles database
- Try Google Scholar
What about searching for feminist theory as applied to particular topics?
Feminist Scholarship; the Academy:
Power and Body Politics; Marxism and feminism; postcolonialism:
- consider Women in Politics
- consider Sociology databases such as Sociological Abstracts
- consider Political Science databases such as Worldwide Political Science Abstracts or PAIS
Disability and identity:
- consider Anthropology Plus
- consider databases included on the Sexuality Studies subject guide or the Queer Theory subject guide, for instance LGBT Life
What about leading-edge research or finding out about where new ideas began?
Try looking for dissertations and theses. The best database for North American theses and dissertations is Dissertations & Theses Full Text; for theses submitted elsewhere in the world, consult the Theses and Dissertations "find" guide.
How to find cliques of like-minded researchers?