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semiotics of struggle

Shireen Hassim

semiotics of struggle

gender representations in the Natal violence

by Shireen Hassim

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Published by Peace Research Institute Frankfurt in Frankfurt am Main .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • KwaZulu-Natal.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Crimes against -- South Africa -- KwaZulu-Natal,
    • Violence -- South Africa -- KwaZulu-Natal,
    • Semiotics -- South Africa -- KwaZulu-Natal,
    • Discourse analysis -- South Africa -- KwaZulu-Natal,
    • Women in politics -- South Africa -- KwaZulu-Natal

    • Edition Notes

      Statement Shireen Hassim and Lindy Stiebel.
      SeriesPRIF reports ;, no. 30
      ContributionsStiebel, Lindy., Hessische Stiftung Friedens- und Konfliktforschung.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6250.4.W65 H39 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL306260M
      ISBN 103928965271
      LC Control Number97215033

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