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MUS 301: Music History I: Historical/Social Context

Good Places to Start

History Articles

Environmental Studies

Health & Medicine Articles

Literature & Film Articles


Psychology/Sociology Articles



Words for Searching for Time Periods

Try adding the following words to your search to look for resources about specific time periods:

Middle Ages (Medieval) - 5th - 15th centuries

Renaissance: 15th - 16th centuries

Reformation: 16th century

Counter Reformation: 16th - 17th centuries

Enlightenment: 17th - 18th centuries

Industrial Revolution - 18th - 19th centuries

Also try searching by century:

Eighteenth century 

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