African Studies Thesaurus
You are at: Home | Search the thesaurus

African Studies Thesaurus

Anlu uprising       LUcat Search catalogue 294898530

Scope note
An uprising of women in 1958 in Kom, in the Bamenda Grassfields of the British Cameroons, in which the institution of 'anlu', a technique used by women to punish those who offended against certain moral rules, was transformed into an organization of political pressure.

Used for
women's uprising

Broader terms
rebellions

Subject category
09.01.06 NAMED CONFLICTS AND REBELLIONS



starts with
contains

Browse alphabetical list
0 1 2 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Browse subject categories



Back to top

© ASC Leiden 2006-2018 | Last update: Monday, May 28, 2018 | Webmaster

Home ASC Leiden

Search the thesaurus

About the thesaurus

Contact

User tips