Asante market women / [produced by] Granada Television International ; producer/director, Claudia Milne

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Course/Professor: IMC GENERAL RESERVE *
Subjects: Women, Ashanti
Ashanti (African people)--Economic conditions
Ashanti (African people)--Social life and customs
Women merchants--Ghana
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York, N.Y. : Filmakers Library, [2005]
Series: Disappearing world
LC Classification: D, DT
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Authors: Granada Television International
Filmakers Library, inc
Notes: ISBN: $370.00
Narrator, Miriam Margolyes
Summary: Examines the matrilineal and polygamous Asante society of Ghana through interviews with women, who exercise complete authority in the wholesale produce market, and with their husbands and children. The interviewees reveal the advantages and tribulations of their relationships, the practical problems they confront, and the various solutions they embrace
Midwest Film Conference, 1983 ; Blue Ribbon American Film Festival, 1983
OCLC Number: 61136211