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Published by African Women"s Development and Communication Network (FEMNET) in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English



  • Africa,
  • Africa.


  • Women -- Africa -- Social conditions.,
  • Patriarchy -- Africa.,
  • Sex role -- Africa.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 67).

Statementedited by Wanjiku Mukabi Kabira, Masheti Masinjila, Wanjiku Mbugua.
ContributionsKabira, Wanjiku Mukabi., Masinjila, Masheti., Mbugua, Wanjiku., African Women Development and Communication Network.
LC ClassificationsHQ1787 .D45 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p. :
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1268562M
LC Control Number94982572

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