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The Resource The female king of colonial Nigeria : Ahebi Ugbabe, Nwando Achebe

The female king of colonial Nigeria : Ahebi Ugbabe, Nwando Achebe

Label
The female king of colonial Nigeria : Ahebi Ugbabe
Title
The female king of colonial Nigeria
Title remainder
Ahebi Ugbabe
Statement of responsibility
Nwando Achebe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although it was a traditionally male role, Ahebi Ugbabe became king of colonial Nigeria (as well as headman and warrant chief along the way). The author also provides critical perspectives on women, gender, sex and sexuality, and the colonial encounter. -- Description by Krista Biggs
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
380707
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Achebe, Nwando
Dewey number
  • 966.9/403092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
DT515.77.U43
LC item number
A65 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ugbabe, Ahebi
  • Women, Igbo
  • Sex role
  • Igbo (African people)
  • Nigeria
  • Nigeria
  • Nigeria
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Ahebi Ugbabe
Label
The female king of colonial Nigeria : Ahebi Ugbabe, Nwando Achebe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The introduction : unspoken, blame the mouth; unheard, blame the ear -- Oge Nwatakili : the time of childhood, ca. 1880-1895 -- Mgbakpu Ahebi : exile in Igalaland, ca. 1895-1916 -- Performing masculinities : homecoming--and she becomes a man, ca. 1916-1948 -- Inside King Ahebi's palace, ca. 1916-1948 -- Mastering masculinities : Ekpe Ahebi masquerade, the final insult, ca. 1931-1948 -- The conclusion : Ahebi today : the works that we do are the things by which we are remembered -- Appendix: Select criminal and civil cases in Nsukka Division, 1921-1935 -- Glossary of Enugu-Ezike chronological terms -- Glossary of Igbo, Igala, and Akpoto words
Control code
803008
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780253222480
Lccn
2010022842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780253222480
Label
The female king of colonial Nigeria : Ahebi Ugbabe, Nwando Achebe
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The introduction : unspoken, blame the mouth; unheard, blame the ear -- Oge Nwatakili : the time of childhood, ca. 1880-1895 -- Mgbakpu Ahebi : exile in Igalaland, ca. 1895-1916 -- Performing masculinities : homecoming--and she becomes a man, ca. 1916-1948 -- Inside King Ahebi's palace, ca. 1916-1948 -- Mastering masculinities : Ekpe Ahebi masquerade, the final insult, ca. 1931-1948 -- The conclusion : Ahebi today : the works that we do are the things by which we are remembered -- Appendix: Select criminal and civil cases in Nsukka Division, 1921-1935 -- Glossary of Enugu-Ezike chronological terms -- Glossary of Igbo, Igala, and Akpoto words
Control code
803008
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780253222480
Lccn
2010022842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780253222480

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