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Surface of Past Time: The Rhetoric of Nostalgia

PWR 1 GJU - Winter 2014 - Instructor: Noble, J.
Last Updated: 2-Apr-2014

A guide to resources for PWR 1 GJU: Surface of Past Time: The Rhetoric of Nostalgia

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Background/Reference Sources

Use these sources to help you pick a topic and to provide context to your research based argument.

New York : Basic Books, c2001.
Green Library » Stacks » CB427 .B67 2001
1st ed. Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier, 2001.
Green Library » Social Sciences Resource Center (non-circulating) » H41 .I58 2001 V.1
Search"Nostalgia". See articles on Anthropology of Nostalgia; Nostalgic Social Thought.
New York [1969-70]
Green Library » InfoCenter (non-circulating) » E161 .T55 F PRELUDE
American popular culture in 7 volumes, from 1870-1970
Detroit : Gale Research, c1994-c2001.
Green Library » InfoCenter (non-circulating) » E169.12 .A419 1994 V.1
Popular culture in text, photos in 10 chapters, one for each decade of the 20th century

Suggested Databases

In addition to Academic Search Premier, and the other Selected Databases try these for more information on nostalgia. 

Remember to use the find it at SFX Stanford links to find full text of articles.

[New York] : JSTOR [New York] : ITHAKA, 1995-
Ipswich, MA : EBSCO Publishing, c2006-
[S.l.] : National Library of Medicine
I find the EBSCO Host version the easiest to use

Citations and bibliographic management

Searchworks and many other databases you will use allow you to get a simple citation by using a "CiteThis" feature or gather more information by using a Send to/Export feature to send records to bibliographic management tools such as Refworks or EndNote.  You can also use resources such as Zotero or Mendeley to gather information including citations.  For more on these, see the guide to Bibliography Management.