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The Resource Domestic violence and the law in colonial and postcolonial Africa, edited by Emily Burrill, Richard Roberts, and Elizabeth Thornberry

Domestic violence and the law in colonial and postcolonial Africa, edited by Emily Burrill, Richard Roberts, and Elizabeth Thornberry

Label
Domestic violence and the law in colonial and postcolonial Africa
Title
Domestic violence and the law in colonial and postcolonial Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Emily Burrill, Richard Roberts, and Elizabeth Thornberry
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Burrill, Emily
Dewey number
362.8292096
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roberts, Richard L.
  • Thornberry, Elizabeth
Series statement
New African histories series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family violence
  • Family violence
  • Justice, Administration of
  • Colonies
Label
Domestic violence and the law in colonial and postcolonial Africa, edited by Emily Burrill, Richard Roberts, and Elizabeth Thornberry
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-294) 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
  • Martina Salvante
  • pt. 2. Narating domestic violence.
  • Sex, violence, and family in South Africa's Eastern Cape
  • Elizabeth Thornberry
  • Child marriage and domestic violence : Islamic and colonial discourses on gender relations and female status in Zanzibar, 1900-1950s
  • Elke E. Stockreiter
  • Fatal families : narratives of spousal killing and domestic violence in murder trials in Kenya and Nyasaland, c. 1930-56
  • Stacey Hynd
  • Domestic dramas and occult acts : witchcraft and violence in the arena of the intimate
  • Katherine Luongo
  • Pt. 1. Domestic violence, relationships of servitude, and the family.
  • pt. 3. Domestic violence, conjugal relationships, and the politics of the state in postcolonial Africa.
  • "I killed her because she disobeyed me in wearing this new hairstyle..." : gender-based violence, laws, and impunity in Senegal
  • Codou Bop
  • The logics of controversy : gender violence as a site of frictions in Ghanaian advocacy
  • Saida Hodžić
  • Constructing law, contesting violence : the Senegalese family code and narratives of domestic abuse
  • Scott London
  • Domestic violence as a human rights violation : the challenges of a regional human rights approach in Africa
  • Benedetta Faedi
  • Finding gendered justice in the age of human rights
  • Domestic violence, colonial courts, and the end of slavery in French Soudan, 1905-12
  • Pamela Scully
  • Emily Burrill and Richard Roberts
  • Domestic violence and child circulation in the Southeastern Gold Coast, 1905-28
  • Cati Coe
  • Continuum of gendered violence : the colonial invention of female desertion as a customary criminal offense, French Soudan, 1900-1949
  • Marie Rodet
  • Violated domesticity in Italian East Africa, 1937-40
Control code
FIEb17371181
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 303 pages
Isbn
9780821419298
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)475442794
Label
Domestic violence and the law in colonial and postcolonial Africa, edited by Emily Burrill, Richard Roberts, and Elizabeth Thornberry
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-294) 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
  • Martina Salvante
  • pt. 2. Narating domestic violence.
  • Sex, violence, and family in South Africa's Eastern Cape
  • Elizabeth Thornberry
  • Child marriage and domestic violence : Islamic and colonial discourses on gender relations and female status in Zanzibar, 1900-1950s
  • Elke E. Stockreiter
  • Fatal families : narratives of spousal killing and domestic violence in murder trials in Kenya and Nyasaland, c. 1930-56
  • Stacey Hynd
  • Domestic dramas and occult acts : witchcraft and violence in the arena of the intimate
  • Katherine Luongo
  • Pt. 1. Domestic violence, relationships of servitude, and the family.
  • pt. 3. Domestic violence, conjugal relationships, and the politics of the state in postcolonial Africa.
  • "I killed her because she disobeyed me in wearing this new hairstyle..." : gender-based violence, laws, and impunity in Senegal
  • Codou Bop
  • The logics of controversy : gender violence as a site of frictions in Ghanaian advocacy
  • Saida Hodžić
  • Constructing law, contesting violence : the Senegalese family code and narratives of domestic abuse
  • Scott London
  • Domestic violence as a human rights violation : the challenges of a regional human rights approach in Africa
  • Benedetta Faedi
  • Finding gendered justice in the age of human rights
  • Domestic violence, colonial courts, and the end of slavery in French Soudan, 1905-12
  • Pamela Scully
  • Emily Burrill and Richard Roberts
  • Domestic violence and child circulation in the Southeastern Gold Coast, 1905-28
  • Cati Coe
  • Continuum of gendered violence : the colonial invention of female desertion as a customary criminal offense, French Soudan, 1900-1949
  • Marie Rodet
  • Violated domesticity in Italian East Africa, 1937-40
Control code
FIEb17371181
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 303 pages
Isbn
9780821419298
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)475442794

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