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Review: Women and Land in Africa: Culture, Religion and Realizing Women's Rights. Ed. L. Muthoni Wanyeki. London: Zed Books Ltd., 2003.

Mary Nyambura Muchiri


My interest in reading this book was stirred by the fact that my mother passed away last November, and I have been involved in the issue of land inheritance which has turned out to be different from my wildest guess. I think anyone interested in human rights, and womens rights in particular, will find the book interesting to read as well as very informative.

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JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies. ISSN: 1530-5686 (online).
Editors: Nkiru Nzegwu; Book Editor: Mary Dillard.

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