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Nana Afuah Dokua: A Profile of A Warrior

Gideon Ofori Arthur


The historical issue of female warriors in African warfare and diplomacy has become a subject of interest to most historians around the globe. The presence of female combatants has generated substantial research in recent years sparked by military historians’ interest in uncovering the roles of women in social and political history.


female warrior; reistance; warfare

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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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