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The Resource The front line runs through every woman : women & local resistance in the Zimbabwean Liberation War, Eleanor O'Gorman

The front line runs through every woman : women & local resistance in the Zimbabwean Liberation War, Eleanor O'Gorman

Label
The front line runs through every woman : women & local resistance in the Zimbabwean Liberation War
Title
The front line runs through every woman
Title remainder
women & local resistance in the Zimbabwean Liberation War
Statement of responsibility
Eleanor O'Gorman
Title variation
Women and local resistance in the Zimbabwean Liberation War
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By contextualizing the voices of women of Chiweshe, not only is an important and under-developed aspect of Zimbabwean and African history revealed, but a new approach to comprehending the highly-tensioned lives of women in war is presented, which is characterized here as Gendered Localised Resistance. The book can be read as a unique and richly detailed account of the lives of women during the Zimbabwe civil war and liberation struggle; as a wider argument about how researchers can approach and incorporate lived experience into accounts of larger dynamics (war/revolution); and as a substantial
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Gorman, Eleanor
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
African issues
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chimurenga War (Zimbabwe : 1966-1980)
  • Zimbabwe
  • Women and war
  • Rural women
  • Peasants
  • Guerrilla warfare
  • Counterinsurgency
  • National liberation movements
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • National liberation movements
  • Peasants
  • Rural women
  • Women
  • Women and war
  • Zimbabwe
  • Frau
  • Widerstand
  • Simbabwe
Label
The front line runs through every woman : women & local resistance in the Zimbabwean Liberation War, Eleanor O'Gorman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-186) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Frontcover; CONTENTS; LIST OF MAPS & PHOTOGRAPHS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ACRONYMS; GLOSSARY; INTRODUCTION: Women, War Voice & Agency; 1 Situating Womenin Revolution: Battlefront Myths & Homefront Lies; 2 Re-framing Women's Revolutionary Lives: Women, Gender & Local Resistance; 3 Setting the Fieldwork Context: Zimbabwe as Arena, Chiweshe as Locale; 4 Women's Perceptions of Revolutionary Participation: Understandingsof Agency & Consciousness; 5 Living with & within Revolution: Challenges to Unity & Community
  • 6 The Front Line Runs Through Every Woman: Resistance & Survival by Women in Revolutionary WarCONCLUSION: Women's Agency & Voice in War Reconsidered; APPENDICES; 1 Select Chronology of War; 2 Biographical Profiles; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; Backcover
Control code
ocn811408674
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782044468
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613933133
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttn8dt7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811408674
Label
The front line runs through every woman : women & local resistance in the Zimbabwean Liberation War, Eleanor O'Gorman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-186) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Frontcover; CONTENTS; LIST OF MAPS & PHOTOGRAPHS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ACRONYMS; GLOSSARY; INTRODUCTION: Women, War Voice & Agency; 1 Situating Womenin Revolution: Battlefront Myths & Homefront Lies; 2 Re-framing Women's Revolutionary Lives: Women, Gender & Local Resistance; 3 Setting the Fieldwork Context: Zimbabwe as Arena, Chiweshe as Locale; 4 Women's Perceptions of Revolutionary Participation: Understandingsof Agency & Consciousness; 5 Living with & within Revolution: Challenges to Unity & Community
  • 6 The Front Line Runs Through Every Woman: Resistance & Survival by Women in Revolutionary WarCONCLUSION: Women's Agency & Voice in War Reconsidered; APPENDICES; 1 Select Chronology of War; 2 Biographical Profiles; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; Backcover
Control code
ocn811408674
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782044468
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613933133
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttn8dt7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811408674

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