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African Review 1987

African Review 1987

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Published by NTC/Contemporary Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11552022M
    ISBN 100844233854
    ISBN 109780844233857
    OCLC/WorldCa15645841

    In , more than a decade before the dawn of queer theory, Ifi Amadiume published the groundbreaking Male Daughters, Female Husbands to critical acclaim. This compelling, enduring, and highly original book argues that gender, as constructed in Western feminist discourse, did not exist in Africa before the colonial imposition of a dichotomous understanding of sexual difference. Amadiume.


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