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War and its Narratives: An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Graduate Study

MLA 102 - Fall 2012 - Instructor: Paulson, L.
Last Updated: 10-Oct-2012

A guide to resources for MLA 102: War and its Narratives: An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies. Limited to and required of second-year MLA students. Historical, literary, artistic, medical, and theological issues are covered. Focus is on skills and information needed to pursue MLA graduate work at Stanford: writing a critical, argumentative graduate paper; conducting library research; expectations of seminar participation. Readings include Homer, Thucydides, Camus, Mann, Kushner, and sacred, scientific, and historical writings.

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Background/Reference Sources for War

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

Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-Clio, c2005.
Green Library » InfoCenter (non-circulating) » D740 .E516 2005 V.1
2nd ed. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, 2007.
Green Library » InfoCenter (non-circulating) » D843 .E46 2007 V.1
1st ed. New York : H. Holt, 1995.
Green Library » InfoCenter (non-circulating) » D840 .P28 1995
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999.
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
3rd ed. Lanham, MD : Scarecrow Press, 1996.
Green Library » InfoCenter (non-circulating) » Z1227 .N49 1996
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1993.
Green Library » Stacks » DS558 .V58 1993
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Green Library » Stacks » PN771 .C27 2005
Boulder : Westview Press, 1990-
Green Library » InfoCenter (non-circulating) » Z6374 .H6 E33 1986 SUPPL V.1
Chicago, IL : World Without War Publications, c1982.
Hoover Library » Reference (non-circulating) » Z6514 .C5 W642 1982
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2001.
Green Library » HASRC (Lane Room) (non-circulating) » PS169 .W27 E53 2001

Searchworks Search: "War (Philosophy)"

Suggested Databases

A selected list of databases is available here. The databases listed below are particularly geared toward research in War Literature and philosophy as well as history.

[New York] : H.W. Wilson, 1987-
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
[S.l] : Chadwyck-Healey, [1996]-
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
Ipswich, MA : EBSCO Industries,
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
Ipswich, MA : EBSCO Pub.
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
[Cambridge, England : Cambridge University Press, ] 2008-
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)