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Global Development Studies

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To find books on a topic, search QCAT Library Catalogue by author, title, subject heading, or keyword.
 
To find books by a particular author/person, search QCAT by author:
 
guevara, ernesto
 
To find books about a particular author/person, search QCAT by subject heading:
 
guevara, ernesto, 1928-1967
 
To find books on a topic, use a keywordsearch if you do not know the correct subject heading for a topic. Think of the focus (or key) words that describe your topic.
 
development and economics
 
Select useful titles and look at the full record for subject headings. Click on the subject heading to do a new search or use words from the subject heading to modify your keyword search.
 
Some useful Development Studies subject headings are:
Developing countries--Economic conditions
Developing countries--Social conditions
Globalization--Economic aspects--Developing countries
Income distribution--Developing countries
Development economics
International economic integration
 
To find books on a particular country's international economic relations (in general or with another country), use a subject heading search of the form:
 
(Country)--Foreign economic relations--(Country, if appropriate)
 
Therefore to find works on Canada's international relations with many countries, the search would contain
 
Canada--Foreign economic relations
 
To find works on Canada's international relations with Chile, the search would contain
 
Canada--Foreign economic relations--Chile