Women and Leadership in West Africa: Mothering the Nation and Humanizing the State

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"Women and Leadership in West Africa explores factors that give rise to different types of female leadership in West Africa, with in-depth study in the Mano River Union countries of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. These countries have directly or indirectly experienced civil wars for more than a decade in recent years. This book presents a compelling indigenous theoretical framework for understanding female leadership. It offers an alternative to male-dominated and politically-inspired authoritarian and war-prone ...

Women and Leadership in West Africa: Mothering the Nation and Humanizing the State 2011, Palgrave MacMillan, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780230338128

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