restricted access   Volume 49, Number 1, Spring 2002

Table of Contents

From: Africa Today

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Special Issue:
Women, Languages, and Law in Africa

Introduction to Special Issue:

pp. vii-xx

The Power of Language in the Discourse on Women's Rights: Some Examples from Tanzania

pp. 3-19

Women's Voices in Akan Juridical Discourse

pp. 21-41

Market Association Leaders' Strategic Use of Language and Narrative in Market Disputes and Negotiations in Kumasi, Ghana

pp. 43-58

Women's Worlds, Siblings in Dispute over Inheritance: A View from Botswana

pp. 61-82

"Stealing Our Heritage?": Women's Folksongs, Copyright Law, and the Public Domain in Algeria

pp. 85-97

Book Reviews

"I Will Not Eat Stone": A Women's History of Colonial Asante (review)

pp. 99-101

Is Uganda an Emerging Economy? (review)

pp. 101-103

Subject to Colonialism: African Self-Fashioning and the Colonial Library (review)

pp. 103-107

Asante Identities: History and Modernity in an African Village 1850-1950 (review)

pp. 107-108

The Changing Forms of Identity Politics in Nigeria Under Economic Adjustment: The Case of the Oil Minorities Movement of the Niger Delta (review)

pp. 108-110

African Women and Children: Crisis and Response (review)

pp. 110-113

The Nation and the Politics of Nation Building in East Africa (review)

pp. 113-114

Yoruba Hometowns: Community, Identity, and Development in Nigeria (review)

pp. 115-118

France, the United States, and the Algerian War (review)

pp. 118-119

The Politics of Truth and Reconciliation in South Africa: Legitimizing the Post-Apartheid State (review)

pp. 119-121

Books Received

pp. 121-122


pp. 123-124