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Author Tripp, Aili Mari.

Title Women & politics in Uganda / Aili Mari Tripp
Published Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 277 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series ACLS Humanities E-book
ACLS Humanities E-Book (Series)
Contents Acronyms & Luganda Terms -- 1. Women's Mobilization & Societal Autonomy: in Comparative African Perspective -- 2. A Foot in the Door: Historical Dimensions of the Women's Movement in Uganda -- 3. The National Resistance Movement: Closing Political Space -- 4. The Political Impact of the Women's Movement under the NRM -- 5. Why the Women's Movement Expanded Under the NRM -- 6. Going Against the Gain: Women's Challenges to the Politicization of Ethnicity & Religion -- 7. Reconfiguring the Political: The Story of a Jinja Health Clinic -- 8. The Practical & the Political: A Battle for Market Stalls & Power -- 9. Resisting Patronage Politics: The Case of Kawaala Housing Project -- 10. Anatomy of a Deception: "Something is Fishy in Kamuli."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-268) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Feminism -- Uganda.
Women -- Political activity -- Uganda.
Women -- Uganda -- Societies and clubs.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0299164837 (electronic bk.)
9780299164836 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Women and politics in Uganda