Sexuality and Gender Politics in Mozambique: Re-thinking Gender in Africa

Sexuality and Gender Politics in Mozambique: Re-thinking Gender in Africa

by Signe Arnfred


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ISBN-13: 9781847010872
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer, Limited
Publication date: 02/20/2014
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction Part I Conceptions of Gender and Gender Politics in MozambiqueWomen in Mozambique: Gender Struggle and Gender Politics, 1988Notes on Gender and Modernization. Examples from Mozambique, 1990Family Forms and Gender Policy in Mozambique, 1990Simone de Beauvoir in Africa: Woman - The Second Sex?: Issues of African Feminist Thought, 2001Conceptions of Gender in Colonial and Post-colonial Discourses, 2004 Part II Night of the Women, Day of the Men: Meanings and Interpretations of Female InitiationFeminism and Gendered Bodies: On Female Inititation in Northern Mozambique, 2008Moonlight and Mato: Initiation Rituals in Ribáuè, 2000Wineliwa - the Creation of Women: Initiation Rituals during Frelimo's Abaixo Politics, 1990Female Initiation and the Coloniality of Gender, 2010Situational Gender and Subversive Sex? African Contributions to Feminist Theorizing, 2008 Part III Implications of Matriliny in Northern MozambiqueMale Mythologies: An Inquiry into Assumptions of Feminism and Anthropology, 2006-2007Ancestral Spirits, Land and Food: Gendered Power and Land Tenure in Ribáuè, 2001Sex, Food and Female Power: On Women's Lives in Ribáuè, 2006-2007Tufo Dancing: Muslim Women's Culture in Ilha de Moçambique, 2004Epilogue

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