***OBIOMA NNAEMEKA is Associate Professor of French, Women's Studies, and African American Studies at Indiana University, Indianapolis. She was a Rockefeller Humanist-in-Residence at the University of Minnesota, and the Edith Kreeger-Wolf Distinguished Visiting Professor at Northwestern University in 1991-92. She is the President of the Association of African Women Scholars. Her publications have appeared in edited volumes and scholarly journals including Signs, Feminist Issues, and Research in African Literatures. Her books Marginality: Orality, Writing and the African Woman Writer (Routledge), Agrippa D'Aubigné: The Poetics of Power and Change (Peter Lang), and edited volumes, Feminisms, Sisterhood, and Power (Africa World Press) and The Politics of (M)Othering (Routledge) are forthcoming.
Development, Cultural Forces, and Women's Achievements in Africa*
Article first published online: 28 JUN 2008
Law & Policy
Volume 18, Issue 2-3, pages 251–279, July 1996
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NNAEMEKA, O. (1996), Development, Cultural Forces, and Women's Achievements in Africa. Law & Policy, 18: 251–279. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9930.1996.tb00173.x
*My thanks to Ambassador Robert Payton who read an earlier version of this paper and made useful comments.
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