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The Resource Gendering African social spaces : women, power, and cultural expressions, edited by Toyin Falola, Wanjala S. Nasong'o

Gendering African social spaces : women, power, and cultural expressions, edited by Toyin Falola, Wanjala S. Nasong'o

Label
Gendering African social spaces : women, power, and cultural expressions
Title
Gendering African social spaces
Title remainder
women, power, and cultural expressions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Toyin Falola, Wanjala S. Nasong'o
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
INU/DLC
Dewey number
305.4096
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1787
LC item number
.G455 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Falola, Toyin
  • Nasong'o, Shadrack Wanjala
Series statement
Carolina Academic Press African World Series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women's rights
  • Sex role
  • Sex role
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women's rights
  • Africa
Label
Gendering African social spaces : women, power, and cultural expressions, edited by Toyin Falola, Wanjala S. Nasong'o
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Gendering African social spaces: Introduction / Toyin Falola & Wanjala S. Nasong'o -- Gendering the political space in Nigeria: the contradictions between theory and reality / Folasade O. Ifamose -- The Nwanne paradigm as liberative panacea to the patriarchal Nigerian Igbo society / Nkea Ifeoma Okafor & Felix Munyaradzi Murove -- The politics of gender mainstreaming and affirmative action in Nigeria / Ronke Iyabowale Ako-Nai -- Challenges of Bakassi women in the post-ICJ verdict on the Bakassi peninsula / Ronke Iyabowale Ako-Nai -- Women's political empowerment in Nigeria: a reading of Akachi Ezeigbo's The Last of the Strong Ones / Itang Ede Egbung -- The three bodies: theoretical insights into the albino body in Tanzania / Jane Saffitz -- Disabilities, violence and abuse in Nigeria / Emmanuel O. Adeniyi & Christianah O. Dada -- Violence and victimization of people with mental disabilities in the northwest region of Cameroon / Consoler Teboh -- Marginalization of women in John Pepper Clark's The Wives Revolt / Gloria Eme Worugji -- Crisis of safe motherhood: information awareness, use, and social neglect among rural women in Ogun State, Nigeria / Rachael Folashade Aina -- Whiteness on blackness: European gazes on black male bodies / Mona Hamedani -- Gender and architecture: contributions of Nigerian female architects to the built environment / Abimbola O. Asojo -- Influence of indigenous forms and symbols on religious architecture: a case study of the Catholic Church in Nigeria / Theresa Asojo & Abimbola O. Asojo -- Traditions and politics in the making of an annual Olójó Festival in ilé-ifè, Nigeria / Enoch Olújídé Gbádégesin -- The okra principle: [re]constructing ethnic identities among Nigerians in the U.S. / Veronica Savory McComb -- The ever-evolving Hatshepsut problem: an African queen and the construction, interpretation, and expression of identity / Jay Carriker -- Religious movements and expression in Nigerian churches / Ezekiel K. Akano -- Female power and authority in selected indigenous pentecostal churches in Badagry Township, Lagos, Nigeria / Hannah Titilayo Kehinde Ishola -- The history and challenges of women's leadership in pentecostal churches in southwestern Nigeria / Rotimi Williams Omotoye
Control code
936010468
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxv, 304 pages
Isbn
9781611637410
Lccn
2015032391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)936010468
Label
Gendering African social spaces : women, power, and cultural expressions, edited by Toyin Falola, Wanjala S. Nasong'o
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Gendering African social spaces: Introduction / Toyin Falola & Wanjala S. Nasong'o -- Gendering the political space in Nigeria: the contradictions between theory and reality / Folasade O. Ifamose -- The Nwanne paradigm as liberative panacea to the patriarchal Nigerian Igbo society / Nkea Ifeoma Okafor & Felix Munyaradzi Murove -- The politics of gender mainstreaming and affirmative action in Nigeria / Ronke Iyabowale Ako-Nai -- Challenges of Bakassi women in the post-ICJ verdict on the Bakassi peninsula / Ronke Iyabowale Ako-Nai -- Women's political empowerment in Nigeria: a reading of Akachi Ezeigbo's The Last of the Strong Ones / Itang Ede Egbung -- The three bodies: theoretical insights into the albino body in Tanzania / Jane Saffitz -- Disabilities, violence and abuse in Nigeria / Emmanuel O. Adeniyi & Christianah O. Dada -- Violence and victimization of people with mental disabilities in the northwest region of Cameroon / Consoler Teboh -- Marginalization of women in John Pepper Clark's The Wives Revolt / Gloria Eme Worugji -- Crisis of safe motherhood: information awareness, use, and social neglect among rural women in Ogun State, Nigeria / Rachael Folashade Aina -- Whiteness on blackness: European gazes on black male bodies / Mona Hamedani -- Gender and architecture: contributions of Nigerian female architects to the built environment / Abimbola O. Asojo -- Influence of indigenous forms and symbols on religious architecture: a case study of the Catholic Church in Nigeria / Theresa Asojo & Abimbola O. Asojo -- Traditions and politics in the making of an annual Olójó Festival in ilé-ifè, Nigeria / Enoch Olújídé Gbádégesin -- The okra principle: [re]constructing ethnic identities among Nigerians in the U.S. / Veronica Savory McComb -- The ever-evolving Hatshepsut problem: an African queen and the construction, interpretation, and expression of identity / Jay Carriker -- Religious movements and expression in Nigerian churches / Ezekiel K. Akano -- Female power and authority in selected indigenous pentecostal churches in Badagry Township, Lagos, Nigeria / Hannah Titilayo Kehinde Ishola -- The history and challenges of women's leadership in pentecostal churches in southwestern Nigeria / Rotimi Williams Omotoye
Control code
936010468
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxv, 304 pages
Isbn
9781611637410
Lccn
2015032391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)936010468

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