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Title:The mother and the whore: image and stereotype of African women
Author:Wachtel, Eleanor
Year:1977
Periodical:Umoja: a scholarly journal of Black Studies
Volume:1
Issue:2
Pages:31-48
Language:English
Geographic term:Kenya
Subjects:images
women
Abstract:Explores the image of women in Kenya and the framing and manipulation of female stereotypes. The main source tapped is recent Kenyan fiction, but it is compared and augmented with letters to the editors of Kenyan newspapers, social research findings, and pieces from popular journalism. Notes.
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