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Title What women do in wartime : gender and conflict in Africa / edited by Meredeth Turshen & Clotilde Twagiramariya
Published London ; New York : Zed Books, 1998


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  355.0218082 Tur/Wwd  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 180 pages : 1 map ; 22 cm
Contents Women's war stories / Meredeth Turshen -- South African women demand the truth / Beth Goldblatt and Sheila Meintjes -- Women and violence in KwaZulu/Natal -- Ashnie Padarath -- Mozambican women experiencing violence / Alcinda António de Abreu -- Attack with a friendly weapon / Asma Abdel Halim -- 'Favours' to give and 'consenting' victims : the sexual politics of survival in Rwanda / Clotilde Twagiramariya and Meredeth Turshen -- Women denounce their treatment in Chad / Women's Commission of the Human Rights League of Chad and the editors -- Hundreds of victims silently grieving / Association of Female Lawyers of Liberia (AFELL) and the editors -- We left our shoes behind / Teckla Shikola -- The militarization of Africa / Daniel Volman
Bibliography Includes bibliography and index
Subject Civil war -- Africa.
Women and war -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Women in war -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Civil war.
Women in war -- Africa.
Women refugees -- Crimes against -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Women -- Crimes against -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Author Turshen, Meredeth, 1938-
Twagiramariya, Clotilde.
LC no. gb 98032170
ISBN 185649537X (paperback)
1856495388 (paperback)
Other Titles Gender and conflict in Africa