Women and the Remaking of Politics in Southern Africa: Negotiating Autonomy, Incorporation and Representation

By Gisela Geisler | Go to book overview

Index
Abrahams, Kenneth, 151
Abrahamsen, Othilie, 129, 130, 148
activists see women activists
affirmative action, 33—8
“airport women”, 24–5, 105–6, 110
Albertyn, Kathy, 85
Allen, Chris, 206
Amathila, Libertine, 60n, 136
Angola
Organisation of Angolan Women (OMA), 47, 56
Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA), 46
Annecke, Wendy, 77
armed forces, women's involvement, 49– 55, 106
Arnfred, Signe, 114
Association of African Women for Research and Development (AAWORD), 11
Baard, Francis, 66
Bay art, Jean-François, 18
Becker, Heike, 146
Botswana
Botswana Council of Women (BCW), 100
Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), Women's Wing, 100–5
Botswana National Front (BNF), 100, 103, 105, 182
citizenship act, 166—72
EmangBasadi,30, 166, 168–72, 200–1
politics of, 99–100
women politicians, 30, 100–5, 180–1, 182, 185, 186–7,200–1
women's rights, 165–72
Cabral, Amilcar, 46
Carolus, Cheryl, 69
Chanock, Martin, 20
Chase, Nora, 61, 63, 129, 130
Chidzongo, Mavis, 111
Chigudu, Hope, 119
Chikwinya, Nyasha, 110
childcare, 59–60, 62, 177
Chiluba, Frederick, 154, 157–8, 165, 196
Chissano, Joachim, 115
Chitambala, Dorothy, 99n
citizenship, Botswana, 166—72
class, and gender relations, 25
clitoridectomy see female circumcision
Cock, Jacklyn, 55, 84
Collinge, Jo-Anne, 81
colonialism, gendered processes, 18–22
Connell, Dan, 211
Crehan, Kate, 36
democtratisation, women's role, 27—31
Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN), 12
divorce, 20–1
Dolphyne, Abena, 11
Dongo, Margaret, 30–1, 49, 58, 109, 126, 176, 183–4,216
Dow, Unity, 165, 168–9
dress, of women politicians, 175
electoral systems, gender quotas, 33–8
empowerment, 12
Ethiopia, Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF), 49
ex-combatants, 61–2, 106, 108, 118–19, 207
Fatton, Robert, 25
female circumcision, 11, 41
feminism
South Africa, 70–4
Western, 11–13, 143
Ferguson, Jennifer, 190, 194
Fester, Gertrude, 71
France, parity movement, 35
Fraser-Moleketi, Geraldine, 87, 204
Fulano, Mary, 99
Gaidzanwa, Rudo, 122
gender equality
goals of, 13
legislation, 120, 134–5, 141–2
South Africa, 84–5
Zambia, 92
gender quotas, 33–8, 133–4, 212
gender relations
armed forces, 54—5

-236-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items

Items saved from this book

This book has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this book

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Women and the Remaking of Politics in Southern Africa: Negotiating Autonomy, Incorporation and Representation
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page *
  • Contents *
  • Acknowledgements 7
  • Introduction 9
  • Chapter 1 - Issues and Realities 17
  • Chapter 2 - Fighting Men's Wars 39
  • Chapter 3 - The Case of the South African Women's Movement 64
  • Chapter 4 - A Non-Decision-Making Machinery 88
  • Chapter 5 - Women's Desks and Ministries 117
  • Chapter 6 - Sometimes Autonomy but Often No Unity 143
  • Chapter 7 - Women Politicians 173
  • Conclusion 206
  • Persons Interviewed 217
  • References 221
  • Abbreviations 234
  • Index 236
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Full screen
/ 241

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited passage

Welcome to the new Questia Reader

The Questia Reader has been updated to provide you with an even better online reading experience.  It is now 100% Responsive, which means you can read our books and articles on any sized device you wish.  All of your favorite tools like notes, highlights, and citations are still here, but the way you select text has been updated to be easier to use, especially on touchscreen devices.  Here's how:

1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
2. Click or tap the last word you want to select.

OK, got it!

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.