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The Resource Civilizing women : British crusades in colonial Sudan, Janice Boddy

Civilizing women : British crusades in colonial Sudan, Janice Boddy

Label
Civilizing women : British crusades in colonial Sudan
Title
Civilizing women
Title remainder
British crusades in colonial Sudan
Statement of responsibility
Janice Boddy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boddy, Janice Patricia
Dewey number
392.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1793.5
LC item number
.B637 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2007 I-940
  • HQ 1793.5
NLM item number
B666c 2007
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Female circumcision
  • Muslim women
  • Zār
  • Sex customs
  • Great Britain
  • British
  • Women
  • Circumcision, Female
  • Colonialism
  • Islam
  • Social Conditions
  • Sudan
Label
Civilizing women : British crusades in colonial Sudan, Janice Boddy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [373]-389) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Glossary -- Frequently mentioned names -- Chronology of events discussed in the text -- Introduction -- Imperial ethos -- The Gordon cult -- Interlude 1, Zâr and Islam -- Tools for a quiet crusade -- Interlude 2, Colonial Zayran -- "Unconscious anthropologists" -- Interlude 3, Spirit tribes -- Contexts -- Domestic blood and foreign spirits -- North winds and the river -- Cotton business -- The crusades -- Training bodies, colonizing minds -- Battling the "barbarous custom" -- Of "enthusiasts" and "cranks" -- "More harm than good" -- The law -- Conclusion: civilizing women -- Notes -- References cited -- Index
Control code
71237345
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxvii, 402 pages
Isbn
9780691123059
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006028289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)71237345
Label
Civilizing women : British crusades in colonial Sudan, Janice Boddy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [373]-389) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Glossary -- Frequently mentioned names -- Chronology of events discussed in the text -- Introduction -- Imperial ethos -- The Gordon cult -- Interlude 1, Zâr and Islam -- Tools for a quiet crusade -- Interlude 2, Colonial Zayran -- "Unconscious anthropologists" -- Interlude 3, Spirit tribes -- Contexts -- Domestic blood and foreign spirits -- North winds and the river -- Cotton business -- The crusades -- Training bodies, colonizing minds -- Battling the "barbarous custom" -- Of "enthusiasts" and "cranks" -- "More harm than good" -- The law -- Conclusion: civilizing women -- Notes -- References cited -- Index
Control code
71237345
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxvii, 402 pages
Isbn
9780691123059
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006028289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)71237345

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