by Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Community Development, Women Affairs, and Children in Dar es Salaam .
Written in English
|Contributions||Tanzania. Idara ya Takwimu., Tanzania. Wizara ya Maendeleo ya Jamii, Wanawake na Watoto.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1798.5 .A75 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 148 p. :|
|Number of Pages||148|
|LC Control Number||96980075|
Ain't I A Woman provides a comprehensive historical and social analysis of the ways black women have been marginalized by both white feminist movements and civil rights movements run by black men. hooks brings forward numerous examples of racist actions and statements by first and second-wave feminists, such as white women suffragettes excluding black women from their organizations and /5. In Dr. Collins' book the public and private lives of African American sexuality is at the forefront of her analysis as she fearlessly outlines the way males relate to each other and females through domination and control as a result of indoctrination into a patriarchal society intent on dehumanizing : Bill Johnson II. In this fresh, funky, and ferociously honest book, award-winning journalist Joan Morgan bravely probes the complex issues facing African-American women in today's world: a world where feminists often have not-so-clandestine affairs with the most sexist of men; where women who treasure their independence often prefer men who pick up the tab; and where the deluge of baby mothers and Author: Quianna Lewis. understand the identities of women and men. Unfortunately, all African cultures have viewed women as less important than men, thereby making it difficult for women to have valid relationships with self, others (both women and men), creation and God. Therefore, African women theologians are calling men and women.
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