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"Ethical Issues in the Importation of Long-Acting Contraceptives to Nigeria," Coerced Contraception? Moral and Policy Challenges of Long-Acting Birth Control, eds., E. Moskowitz and B. Jennings (Georgetown University Press, 1996), 192-205.

"The Health of Working Women in Developing Countries," Health Care of Women and Children in Developing Countries, eds., H. Wallace, et al. (Oakland, Calif.: Third Party Publishing, 1995), 218-224.

OBIORA, Leslye Amede.

(other entries in Gender)

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"Reconstituted Consonants: The Reach of a Common Core," Hastings Intl. & Comparative Law Journal, (forthcoming 1999).

AWE, Bolanle.

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"The Iyalode in the Traditional Yoruba Political System," Sexual Stratification: A Cross-Cultural View, ed. Alice Schlegl (New York: Columbia University Press, 1977).

COLES, Catherine & Mack, Beverly.

Hausa Women in the Twentieth Century. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 1991.

ABBAM, Dorothy.

"Art in Ghana Postage Stamps" (Ph.D. diss., University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, 1970).


"Portraiture in African Art" and "The Art of the Edo-Speaking Peoples outside Benin [with Phillip Peek]," The Art Dictionary, (London: Thames and Hudson, 1996).

"African Portraiture: A Commentary," ed. Jean Borgatti, Portraiture in Africa, Part II, African Arts 23, 4 (Oct 1990): 38-41.

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