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Gender and Spirituality

Suggested LC Subjects for Catalog Searches

When searching the catalog, you can focus your search by using relevant subjects (in the UW-only catalog, they're called LC Subject Headings), which will give more targetted results than a keyword search. Here are a few suggested subjects to search by:

Buddhist women -- Religious life

Christian women -- Religious life

Feminist spirituality

Femininity of God

Feminism -- Religious aspects (can further subdivide by religious body)

Goddess religion

Hindu women -- Religious life

Jewish women -- Religious life

Matriarchy -- Religious aspects

Men -- Religious life

Mormon women

Muslim women -- Religious life


Patriarchy -- Religious aspects

Religious fundamentalism


Women -- Religious aspects (this focuses more on theory and theology than practice)

Women -- Religious life

Women's rights -- Religious aspects


Also you can search under names of specific religious bodies and practices