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4 edition of Wicked Women and the Reconfiguration of Gender in Africa: found in the catalog.

Wicked Women and the Reconfiguration of Gender in Africa:

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Published by Heinemann .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Africa - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies,
  • Africa,
  • Sex role,
  • Social conditions,
  • Women

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10485645M
    ISBN 100325070040
    ISBN 109780325070049

    Gender in African Women’s Writing: Identity, Sexuality, and Difference. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Okeke, E. P. Negotiating Social Independence: The Challenges of Career Pursuit for Igbo Women in Postcolonial Nigeria. In D. L. Hudgson & S. A. McCurdy (eds.). “Wicked” Women and The Reconfiguration of Gender in : Mpale Yvonne Mwansasu Silkiluwasha. Allman, Jean. ‘Rounding Up Spinsters: Gender Chaos and Unmarried Women in Colonial Asante’ In: “Wicked Women and the Reconfiguration of Gender in Africa. Edited by. Dorothy L. Hodson and Shirley A. McCurdy, (Portsmouth N. H: Heinemann, ). Amadiume, Ife. Male daughters, female husbands: Gender and sex in an African society. Lovejoy and Falola, Pawnship, slavery, and colonialism in Africa, Chapters of edited books Jean Allman, Rounding up spinsters: gender chaos and unmarried women in colonial Asante, in Dorothy L Hodgson and Shirley A McCurdy (eds), ‘Wicked’ women and the . “Women, Marriage, Divorce and the Emerging Colonial State in Abeokuta (Nigeria), –” “Wicked” Women and the Reconfiguration of Gender in Africa, ed.


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Hodgson and Sheryl A. McCurdyCited by: 5. Contributors. Susan F. Hirsch is Associate Professor of Anthropology and Women's Studies at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT. (James Currey and Ohio, ), and co-editor of "Wicked" Women and the Reconfiguration of Africa (Heinemann, ). Her current projects include completing a book manuscript on gender, power and the missionary.

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