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Daughters of seclusion

Imo Nse Imeh

Daughters of seclusion

the revelation of the Ibibio "fattened bride" as the icon of beauty and power

by Imo Nse Imeh

  • 65 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Peter Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Admission age,
  • Initiation rite,
  • Ibibio Women,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementImo Nse Imeh
    SeriesBlack studies and critical thinking -- v. 29
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1815.5 .I56 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25223778M
    ISBN 109781433115325, 9781433115318, 9781453905425
    LC Control Number2012006058

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