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Gendered Colonialisms in African History by Nancy Rose Hunt

Gendered Colonialisms in African History

Part of the Gender and History Special Issues Series


Gendered Colonialisms in African History by Nancy Rose Hunt

Focusing on African and European women and men, five articles explore generational conflict, connections between representation and violence, the incorporation of gendered power into state formation, memory and forgetting, and consumption and commodity cultures.


These new works are likely to influence future research aimed at disentangling the complicated local and metropolitan interactions that gendered so many facets of colonial experiences in Africa and elsewhere. American Historical Review.

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Publication date

23rd May 1997


Nancy Rose Hunt

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Blackwell Publishers an imprint of John Wiley and Sons Ltd


148 pages


Gender studies, gender groups
Colonialism & imperialism
National liberation & independence, post-colonialism
Social & cultural history



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