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Asian Studies Guide


In addition to using the resources listed on the Research page for Asian Studies, the resources below will also have scholarly information specific to the research themes of your course.

Scholarly Journal Articles (Search Databases)

Subjects to search by in Catalogs and Databases

  • Alternative medicine
  • Asia; East Asia; China; etc.
  • Buddhism
  • Dreams
  • Embryology
  • Healing
  • Hinduism
  • Islam
  • Holistic medicine
  • Spiritual healing
  • Medical anthropology
  • Medicine, Ayurvedic
  • Medicine, Psychosomatic
  • Meditation
  • Mental healing
  • Mind and body
  • Mind-Body Relations (Metaphysics)
  • Music therapy
  • Prayer
  • Psychosomatic medicine
  • Religion
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Religious articles
  • Ritual
  • Shamanism
  • Shinto
  • Spiritual therapies
  • Traditional medicine
  • Zen Buddhism

NOTE: Combine Subject Headings with Subheadings for more specific searches. For example:

  • Asia -- Religion
  • China -- Religion