ASC 4111:Brave New Worlds

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia of utopian literature (print)

Utopias and utopians (print)

Utopias and utopians (online)

Dictionary of American communal and utopian history (print)

Utopian/dystopian literature: a bibliography of literary criticism (print)

Dictionary of American communal and utopian history (print)

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Literature Resource Center (Dowling Library Database that includes biographies, critical essays, full-text articles, etc.)

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Online Books

The Utopia Reader

Ayn Rand, Anthem

Marx & Engels, Critique of the Gotha Programme

Marx & Engels, Socialism: utopian and scientific

Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, Herland

Swift, Jonathan, Gulliver’s travels

Voltaire, Candide

Nesbit, E. (Edith), The story of the amulet


Utopian Studies

Citing Your Resources

Doing ethical research means citing sources. It is critical to credit writers for their work and their contributions to your research. To not do so is unethical and leads to plagiarism - unintentionally or not. Here are some sources to help you cite properly and to avoid the problem of plagiarism.

Last updated June 09, 2015, at 10:06 AM by Claudia