The Resource Religion and gender-based violence : West African experience, edited by Rose Mary Amenga-Etego, Mercy Amba Oduyoye

Religion and gender-based violence : West African experience, edited by Rose Mary Amenga-Etego, Mercy Amba Oduyoye

Label
Religion and gender-based violence : West African experience
Title
Religion and gender-based violence
Title remainder
West African experience
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rose Mary Amenga-Etego, Mercy Amba Oduyoye
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
KAT
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6626
LC item number
.R444 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Amenga-Etego, Rose Mary
  • Oduyoye, Mercy Amba
Series statement
Theological and religious studies
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Violence
  • Violence
Label
Religion and gender-based violence : West African experience, edited by Rose Mary Amenga-Etego, Mercy Amba Oduyoye
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ohia and Uche Nikiru Zaikiwe
  • Part two. Masculinity
  • The real man is responsible: the case of the Ghanaian Pentecostal/Charismatic Movements
  • Ernestina Novieto
  • Religions, masculinity and violence against women
  • Kunbi Laboedan
  • Christian ethical response to masculinity and violence against women in Nigeria
  • Roseline Okeke
  • Part three. Violence against the girl-child
  • Religio-cultural background of girl-child abuse in Nigeria: the case of Ehime-Mbano Local Government Area, Imo State
  • Gender-based violence in religiously pluralistic societies: the West African experience
  • Sally Asagwara^^^
  • Girl-child trafficking in Nigeria: the religio-cultural context
  • Olatundun A. Oderinde
  • Girl-child trafficking in Ghana and the role of the Christian community
  • The menace of rape and its implications for the girl-child from the religiouis ethics perspective: Lagos State a case study
  • Dorcas Omolere Olanrewaju
  • Part four. Violence against women: Christian perspectives
  • Eradicating gender-based violence against women in West African Christian societies: educational imperatives
  • Ros Uchem
  • Mercy Amba Oduyoye
  • Misinterpretation of some Christian teachings and traditions as violence against African women
  • Adesanya Ibiyinka Olusola
  • The plight of the contemporary Yoruba woman within the setting of ekklasia (romanized)
  • Margaret Yemisis Ojo
  • The dynamics of power and violence in the interpretation of 1 Timothy 2:11-15: case studies of some Nigerian married Christian women
  • M.I. Oguntoyinbo-Atere
  • Part five. Islamic perspectives^^^
  • Perspectives on the Qur'anic verse on wife beating in the Ghanaian Muslim community
  • Rabiatu Ammah
  • Part One. General
  • Islam and polygamy in Ghana: a case of violence against women
  • Nasiba Taahir-Swallah
  • Mitigating violence against women in the Ghanaian Muslim community: the role of the Federation of Muslim Women Association of Ghana (FOMWAG)
  • Fatimatu N-Eyare Sulemanu
  • Part six. African indigenous religious perspectives
  • Widowhood practices among the Yoruba and Igbo of Nigeria as a form of violence against women
  • Ruth Oluwakemi Oke
  • The role of African beliefs/culture in violence against women
  • Elizabeth Apori Obeng
  • When tradition and modernity meet: Nankani women at the crossroad
  • Violence and peace in a male-dominated world: a contradiction
  • Rose Mary Amenga-Etego
  • Postscript
  • Towards a sustainable elimination of violence against women in Ghana
  • Gladys Attobrah
  • Bolatito A. Lanre-Abass
  • Religious violence and its impact on women in Jos, Nigeria
  • Celestina O. Isiramen
  • The church, sexual harassment and abuse of women in South-East Nigeria
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvii, 545 pages
Isbn
9789964784454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964524768
  • (OCoLC)ocn964524768
Label
Religion and gender-based violence : West African experience, edited by Rose Mary Amenga-Etego, Mercy Amba Oduyoye
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ohia and Uche Nikiru Zaikiwe
  • Part two. Masculinity
  • The real man is responsible: the case of the Ghanaian Pentecostal/Charismatic Movements
  • Ernestina Novieto
  • Religions, masculinity and violence against women
  • Kunbi Laboedan
  • Christian ethical response to masculinity and violence against women in Nigeria
  • Roseline Okeke
  • Part three. Violence against the girl-child
  • Religio-cultural background of girl-child abuse in Nigeria: the case of Ehime-Mbano Local Government Area, Imo State
  • Gender-based violence in religiously pluralistic societies: the West African experience
  • Sally Asagwara^^^
  • Girl-child trafficking in Nigeria: the religio-cultural context
  • Olatundun A. Oderinde
  • Girl-child trafficking in Ghana and the role of the Christian community
  • The menace of rape and its implications for the girl-child from the religiouis ethics perspective: Lagos State a case study
  • Dorcas Omolere Olanrewaju
  • Part four. Violence against women: Christian perspectives
  • Eradicating gender-based violence against women in West African Christian societies: educational imperatives
  • Ros Uchem
  • Mercy Amba Oduyoye
  • Misinterpretation of some Christian teachings and traditions as violence against African women
  • Adesanya Ibiyinka Olusola
  • The plight of the contemporary Yoruba woman within the setting of ekklasia (romanized)
  • Margaret Yemisis Ojo
  • The dynamics of power and violence in the interpretation of 1 Timothy 2:11-15: case studies of some Nigerian married Christian women
  • M.I. Oguntoyinbo-Atere
  • Part five. Islamic perspectives^^^
  • Perspectives on the Qur'anic verse on wife beating in the Ghanaian Muslim community
  • Rabiatu Ammah
  • Part One. General
  • Islam and polygamy in Ghana: a case of violence against women
  • Nasiba Taahir-Swallah
  • Mitigating violence against women in the Ghanaian Muslim community: the role of the Federation of Muslim Women Association of Ghana (FOMWAG)
  • Fatimatu N-Eyare Sulemanu
  • Part six. African indigenous religious perspectives
  • Widowhood practices among the Yoruba and Igbo of Nigeria as a form of violence against women
  • Ruth Oluwakemi Oke
  • The role of African beliefs/culture in violence against women
  • Elizabeth Apori Obeng
  • When tradition and modernity meet: Nankani women at the crossroad
  • Violence and peace in a male-dominated world: a contradiction
  • Rose Mary Amenga-Etego
  • Postscript
  • Towards a sustainable elimination of violence against women in Ghana
  • Gladys Attobrah
  • Bolatito A. Lanre-Abass
  • Religious violence and its impact on women in Jos, Nigeria
  • Celestina O. Isiramen
  • The church, sexual harassment and abuse of women in South-East Nigeria
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvii, 545 pages
Isbn
9789964784454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964524768
  • (OCoLC)ocn964524768

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