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Gendering ethnicity in African women's lives

Author: Jan Bender Shetler
Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin : The University of Wisconsin Press, [2015]
Series: Women in Africa and the diaspora.
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Gendering ethnicity in African women's lives.
Madison, Wisconsin : The University of Wisconsin Press, [2015]
(DLC) 2014030779
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Bender Shetler
ISBN: 9780299303938 0299303934
OCLC Number: 905439217
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Introduction: Women's alternative practices of ethnicity / Jan Bender Shetler --
Part One. Forming interethnic alliances. Gendering the history of social memory in the Mara Region, Tanzania, as an antidote to tribal history / Jan Bender Shetler --
Living ethnicity: gender, livelihood, and ethnic identity in Mozambique / Heidi Gengenbach --
Part Two. Constructing new forms of identity. Re-reading the 1835 "Fingo Emancipation": women and ethnicity in the colonial archive / Poppy Fry --
New African marriage and panethnic politics in segregationist South Africa / Meghan Healy-Clancy --
Women and non-ethnic politics in East Africa, 1934-1947 / Ethan R. Sanders --
Part Three. Promoting gendered domains of ethnicity. Gender and the limits of "Ndebeleness," 1910-1960s: Abezansi churchwomen's domestic and associational alliances / Wendy Urban-Mead --
"Women were not supposed to fight": the gendered uses of martial and moral Zuluness during uDlame, 1990-1994 / Jill E. Kelly --
Sorting and suffering: social classification in post-genocide Rwanda / Jennie E. Burnet --
Part Four. Performing gendered ethnic power. Matriliny, masculinity, and contested gendered definitions of ethnic identity and power in nineteenth-century southeastern Nigeria / Ndubueze L. Mbah --
Shaming men, performing power: female authority in Zimbabwe and Tanzania on the eve of colonial rule / Heike I. Schmidt --
Muslim women legislators in postcolonial Kenya: between gender, ethnicity, and religion / Ousseina Alidou --
Afterword: Reflections on gender, ethnicity, and power / Dorothy L. Hodgson.
Series Title: Women in Africa and the diaspora.
Responsibility: edited by Jan Bender Shetler.

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