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AFR 202N: Women, Gender, and Feminism in Africa

a guide to resources for AFR 202N: Women, Gender, and Feminism in Africa

Identify and Develop Your Topic

Look at your syllabus for topic ideas.

Discuss your topic ideas with your instructor or librarian.

Identify Keywords

Use keywords to search various Libraries' databases for information about your topic. Keywords can be:

- personal names: e.g.,Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Winnie Mandela, etc.

- broad subjects: e.g., women in Africa, women in Ghana, etc.

- narrow subjects e.g. Muslim women in Nigeria, gender roles in Uganda, etc.

Find Background Information

Use your identified keywords to search various databases for information.