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The Resource Africa after gender?, edited by Catherine M. Cole, Takyiwaa Manuh, and Stephan F. Miescher

Africa after gender?, edited by Catherine M. Cole, Takyiwaa Manuh, and Stephan F. Miescher

Label
Africa after gender?
Title
Africa after gender?
Statement of responsibility
edited by Catherine M. Cole, Takyiwaa Manuh, and Stephan F. Miescher
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gender is one of the most productive, dynamic, and vibrant areas of Africanist research today. This volume looks at Africa now that gender has come into play to consider how the continent, its people, and the term itself have changed
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.3096
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1075.5.A35
LC item number
A35 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Africa after gender?, edited by Catherine M. Cole, Takyiwaa Manuh, and Stephan F. Miescher
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Rioting women and writing women : gender, class, and the public sphere in Africa
  • Susan Z. Andrade
  • Let us be united in purpose : variations on gender relations in the Yorùb popular theatre
  • Adrienne MacIain
  • Doing gender work in Ghana
  • Takyiwaa Manuh
  • Women as emergent actors : a survey of new women's organizations in Nigeria since the 1990s
  • Hussaina J. Abdullah
  • Constituting subjects through performative acts
  • Paulla A. Ebron -- Gender after Africa!
  • Out of the closet : unveiling sexuality discourses in Uganda
  • Eileen Boris
  • When a man loves a woman : gender and national identity in Wole Soyinkas's Death and the king's horseman and Mariama Bâ's Scarlet song
  • Eileen Julien
  • Representing culture and identity : African Women writers and national cultures
  • Nana Wilson-Tagoe
  • Working with gender : the emergence of the "male breadwinner" in colonial southwestern Nigeria
  • Lisa A. Lindsay
  • Becoming an [c]panyin : elders, gender, and masculinities in Ghana since the nineteenth century
  • Stephan F. Miescher
  • "Give her a slap to warm her up" : post-gender theory and Ghana's popular culture
  • Sylvia Tamale
  • Catherine M. Cole
  • The "post-gender" question in African studies
  • Helen Nabasuta Mugambig
  • Institutional dilemmas : representation versus mobilization in the South African Gender Commission
  • Gay W. Seidman
  • Gendered reproduction : placing schoolgirl pregnancies in African history
  • Lynn M. Thomas
  • Dialoging women
  • Nwando Achebe and Bridget Teboh
Control code
ocn166229019
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253112187
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)166229019
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Africa after gender?, edited by Catherine M. Cole, Takyiwaa Manuh, and Stephan F. Miescher
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Rioting women and writing women : gender, class, and the public sphere in Africa
  • Susan Z. Andrade
  • Let us be united in purpose : variations on gender relations in the Yorùb popular theatre
  • Adrienne MacIain
  • Doing gender work in Ghana
  • Takyiwaa Manuh
  • Women as emergent actors : a survey of new women's organizations in Nigeria since the 1990s
  • Hussaina J. Abdullah
  • Constituting subjects through performative acts
  • Paulla A. Ebron -- Gender after Africa!
  • Out of the closet : unveiling sexuality discourses in Uganda
  • Eileen Boris
  • When a man loves a woman : gender and national identity in Wole Soyinkas's Death and the king's horseman and Mariama Bâ's Scarlet song
  • Eileen Julien
  • Representing culture and identity : African Women writers and national cultures
  • Nana Wilson-Tagoe
  • Working with gender : the emergence of the "male breadwinner" in colonial southwestern Nigeria
  • Lisa A. Lindsay
  • Becoming an [c]panyin : elders, gender, and masculinities in Ghana since the nineteenth century
  • Stephan F. Miescher
  • "Give her a slap to warm her up" : post-gender theory and Ghana's popular culture
  • Sylvia Tamale
  • Catherine M. Cole
  • The "post-gender" question in African studies
  • Helen Nabasuta Mugambig
  • Institutional dilemmas : representation versus mobilization in the South African Gender Commission
  • Gay W. Seidman
  • Gendered reproduction : placing schoolgirl pregnancies in African history
  • Lynn M. Thomas
  • Dialoging women
  • Nwando Achebe and Bridget Teboh
Control code
ocn166229019
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253112187
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)166229019
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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