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The Resource Farmers, traders, warriors, and kings : female power and authority in northern Igboland, 1900-1960, Nwando Achebe

Farmers, traders, warriors, and kings : female power and authority in northern Igboland, 1900-1960, Nwando Achebe

Label
Farmers, traders, warriors, and kings : female power and authority in northern Igboland, 1900-1960
Title
Farmers, traders, warriors, and kings
Title remainder
female power and authority in northern Igboland, 1900-1960
Statement of responsibility
Nwando Achebe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YUS
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1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Achebe, Nwando
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Social history of Africa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women, Igbo
  • Women, Igbo
  • Igbo (African people)
  • Igbo (African people)
  • Nsukka (Nigeria)
  • Nsukka (Nigeria)
Label
Farmers, traders, warriors, and kings : female power and authority in northern Igboland, 1900-1960, Nwando Achebe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
When questions begin to be asked, then tales begin to be told -- Medicines and goddesses, priestesses and prophetesses : female expressions within the spiritual realm -- Farmers, traders, potters, and weavers : Nsukka women as economic actors -- Women in community politics : colonialism and the strategies of female resistance -- "Ochichi gi agafego oke" (you are governing too much!) : King Ahebi Ugbabe versus the community : a case study of female clout, excess, and conflict in Enugu-ezike -- Mmechi (conclusion): If you put your ear to the ground, you will hear the drumbeats of ghosts -- Appendix: Select female deities and medicines in Nsukka Division
Control code
60321798
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 274 pages
Isbn
9780325070780
Isbn Type
(electronic text)
Lccn
2005012727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Farmers, traders, warriors, and kings : female power and authority in northern Igboland, 1900-1960, Nwando Achebe
Publication
Copyright
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
When questions begin to be asked, then tales begin to be told -- Medicines and goddesses, priestesses and prophetesses : female expressions within the spiritual realm -- Farmers, traders, potters, and weavers : Nsukka women as economic actors -- Women in community politics : colonialism and the strategies of female resistance -- "Ochichi gi agafego oke" (you are governing too much!) : King Ahebi Ugbabe versus the community : a case study of female clout, excess, and conflict in Enugu-ezike -- Mmechi (conclusion): If you put your ear to the ground, you will hear the drumbeats of ghosts -- Appendix: Select female deities and medicines in Nsukka Division
Control code
60321798
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 274 pages
Isbn
9780325070780
Isbn Type
(electronic text)
Lccn
2005012727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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