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FS 101: La Vie Boheme: Bohemia and Counterculture  

Fall 2012
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Course Basics

FS 101  La Vie Boheme

Professor Briana Lewis

Librarian:  Cynthia Burton

Finding Background Information

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Sample Searches      Hippies-subdivisions

                                  Rock Mucic 1961-1970                               

                                 specific music groups- Beatles, etc.

Subject Headings:   Nineteen sixties   
                                    Nineteen Sixty-Eight

                                    Nineteen Sixty Four

 narrower headings:  Woodstock Festival
 Known writers
or movements
                                     Last name, First Name--often  subdivided 


 The 60s communes : hippies and beyond


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        Beatles or rolling stones 

    and   both words must be in the result   hippie* and television

   and (or)   to combine related terms 

       (feminis* or counterculut*) and nineteen sixties

Use "..." around words to find the extact phrase:  "summer of love"

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