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Women in Africa and the African diaspora

Author: Rosalyn Terborg-Penn; Sharon Harley; Andrea Benton Rushing; Association of Black Women Historians (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Howard University Press, 1987.
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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
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Women in Africa and the African diaspora.
Washington, D.C. : Howard University Press, 1987
(OCoLC)655083074
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosalyn Terborg-Penn; Sharon Harley; Andrea Benton Rushing; Association of Black Women Historians (U.S.)
ISBN: 0882581716 9780882581712
OCLC Number: 16523550
Notes: Includes papers presented at the meeting, Women in the African Diaspora: an Interdisciplinary Perspective, sponsored by the Association of Black Women Historians, and held June 12-14, 1983 at Howard University.
Description: xxi, 234 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Overview : Women in the African diaspora : an overview of an interdisciplinary research conference / Rosalyn Terborg-Penn --
Part I : Theoretical approaches and research methods --
African feminism : a worldwide perspective / Filomina Chioma Steady --
"The status of women" in indigenous African societies / Niara Sudarkasa --
African feminism : a theoretical approach to the history of women in the African diaspora / Rosalyn Terborg-Penn --
Anthropological research methods for the study of black women in the Caribbean / A. Lynn Bolles --
Psychological research methods : women in the African diaspora / Saundra Rice Murray --
Part II : Women and new roles in African societies --
Privilege without power : women in African cults and churches / Bennetta Jules-Rosette --
Afro-American women missionaries confront the African way of life / Sylvia M. Jacobs --
Extended family involvement and roles of urban Kenyan women / Harriette Pipes McAdoo and Miriam Were --
Part III : Black women in folk culture and literature --
African diaspora women : the making of cultural workers / Bernice Johnson Reagon --
The black female presence in black Francophone literature / Karen Smyley Wallace --
God's divas : women singers in African-American poetry / Andrea Benton Rushing --
Images of black women in New World literature : a comparative approach / Martha K. Cobb --
Conclusion : Research priorities for the study of women in Africa and the African diaspora / Sharon Harley.
Responsibility: edited by Rosalyn Terborg-Penn, Sharon Harley, Andrea Benton Rushing.

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