Historical Dictionary of Women in Sub-Saharan Africa

Historical Dictionary of Women in Sub-Saharan Africa

by Kathleen Sheldon
     
 

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The core of the dictionary is the formal entries on nearly 700 topics, individuals, organizations, events, and publications. The book opens with an essay on African women's history, and includes a chronology of African women's history, a list of acronyms, and a country index to facilitate finding entries on particular topics. There is also a bibliography of nearly… See more details below

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The core of the dictionary is the formal entries on nearly 700 topics, individuals, organizations, events, and publications. The book opens with an essay on African women's history, and includes a chronology of African women's history, a list of acronyms, and a country index to facilitate finding entries on particular topics. There is also a bibliography of nearly 2,000 citations that is organized first into historical periods and then into twenty topical categories including art, education, health, human rights, literature, marriage, slavery, and urbanization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810865471
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
03/16/2005
Series:
Historical Dictionaries of Women in the World
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
448
File size:
2 MB

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