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The Resource What gender is motherhood? : changing Yorùbá ideals of power, procreation, and identity in the age of modernity, Oyèrónkẹ ́Oyěwùmí

What gender is motherhood? : changing Yorùbá ideals of power, procreation, and identity in the age of modernity, Oyèrónkẹ ́Oyěwùmí

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What gender is motherhood? : changing Yorùbá ideals of power, procreation, and identity in the age of modernity
Title
What gender is motherhood?
Title remainder
changing Yorùbá ideals of power, procreation, and identity in the age of modernity
Statement of responsibility
Oyèrónkẹ ́Oyěwùmí
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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Oyěwùmí, Oyèrónkẹ,́
Dewey number
306.874/308996333
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ759
LC item number
.O95 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Gender and cultural studies in Africa and the diaspora
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yoruba language
  • Yoruba language
  • Motherhood
  • Ifa (Religion)
  • Gender identity
  • Oyo (African people)
  • Gender identity
  • Ifa (Religion)
  • Motherhood
  • Oyo (African people)
  • Nigeria
  • Moderskap
  • Könsidentitet
  • Nigeria
  • Geschlechterrolle
  • Geschlechtsidentität
  • Mutterschaft
  • Yoruba
  • Nigeria
Label
What gender is motherhood? : changing Yorùbá ideals of power, procreation, and identity in the age of modernity, Oyèrónkẹ ́Oyěwùmí
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Publication
Manufacture
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
Introduction: Exhuming subjugated knowledge and liberating marginalized epistemes -- Divining knowledge: the man question in ifá? -- (Re)casting the Yorùbá world: Ifá, Ìyá and the signification of difference -- Matripotency: Ìyá in philosophical concepts and socio-policial institutions -- Writing and gendering the past: Akọẁé and the endogenous production of history -- The gender dictaters: making gender attributions in religion and culture -- Towards a genealogy of gender, gendered names, and naming practices -- The poetry of weeping brides: the role and impact of marriage residence in the making of praise names -- Changing names: the roles of Christianity and Islam in making Yorùbá names kosher for the modern world -- Conclusion: Motherhood in the quest for social transformation
Control code
935192240
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 262 pages
Isbn
9781137538772
Lccn
2015023978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)935192240
Label
What gender is motherhood? : changing Yorùbá ideals of power, procreation, and identity in the age of modernity, Oyèrónkẹ ́Oyěwùmí
Publication
Manufacture
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
Introduction: Exhuming subjugated knowledge and liberating marginalized epistemes -- Divining knowledge: the man question in ifá? -- (Re)casting the Yorùbá world: Ifá, Ìyá and the signification of difference -- Matripotency: Ìyá in philosophical concepts and socio-policial institutions -- Writing and gendering the past: Akọẁé and the endogenous production of history -- The gender dictaters: making gender attributions in religion and culture -- Towards a genealogy of gender, gendered names, and naming practices -- The poetry of weeping brides: the role and impact of marriage residence in the making of praise names -- Changing names: the roles of Christianity and Islam in making Yorùbá names kosher for the modern world -- Conclusion: Motherhood in the quest for social transformation
Control code
935192240
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 262 pages
Isbn
9781137538772
Lccn
2015023978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)935192240

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