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Women's Roles in Sub-Saharan Africa
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Toyin Falola Ph.D., Nana Akua Amponsah
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-06 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This exhaustive exploration of the sociocultural, political, and economic roles of African women through history demonstrates how African women have shaped—and continue to shape—their societies. • Describes chronological events in women's lives covering precolonial to postcolonial Africa • Includes photographs of powerful women in colonial Africa; arts such as bead-making,
Women's Roles and Demographic Change in Sub-Saharan Africa
Language: en
Pages: 36
Authors: Christine Oppong, René Wéry, Walter Mertens
Categories: Africa, Sub-Saharan
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher:

Books about Women's Roles and Demographic Change in Sub-Saharan Africa
Insights Into Gender Equity, Equality and Power Relations in Sub-saharan Africa
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Mansah Prah
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: African Books Collective

Since gender entered the development discourse in the Seventies, African countries have increasingly taken the concept on board in policy and practice. This concern may be due to either one or a combination of the following factors: the ideological positioning of African countries, demands by their donors and development partners,
Women in Sub-Saharan Africa
Language: en
Pages: 169
Authors: Iris Berger, E. Frances White, Cathy Skidmore-Hess
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

"These four volumes in this major series . . . provide a single-source reference to the status of the field of women's history and to ways that the field can be expanded. . . . A basic set for all academic libraries." --Library Journal Academic Newswire Berger and White focus
Historical Dictionary of Women in Sub-Saharan Africa
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Kathleen Sheldon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-04 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This second edition of Historical Dictionary of Women in Sub-Saharan Africa contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and a bibliography. The dictionary section has over 700 cross-referenced entries on individual African women in history, politics, religion, and the arts; on important events, organizations, and publications.