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Gendered colonialisms in African history / co-edited by Nancy Rose Hunt, Tessie P. Liu and Jean Quataert.

By: Hunt, Nancy Rose
Contributor(s): Liu, Tessie P | Quataert, Jean
Language: English Publisher: Oxford : Blackwell Publishers, 1997.Description: x, 138p. : ill., maps ; 23cm.ISBN: 0631204768
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Includes bibl. notes. - Contents: "Ngaitana (I will circumcise myself): the gender and generational politics of the 1956 ban on clitoridectomy in Meru, Kenya / Lynn M. Thomas; "Cocky" and the "Black Venus": the making of a Native commissioner in South West Africa, 1915-46 / Patricia Hayes; "Not welfare of uplift work": white women, masculinity and policing in South Africa / Keith Shear; Love, magic and political morality in central Madagascar, 1875-1990 / D. Graeber; "Fork up and smile": marketing, colonial knowledge and the female subject in Zimbabwe / Timothy Burke.