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Asante Market Women


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Grade Level: Coll-Adult
Producer: Filmakers Library
Closed Captioned: No
Running Time: 52 mins
Country of Origin: United States
Study Guide: No

Copyright Date: 1983
Available in French: No

Asante Market Women shows us a tribe in Ghana where the men are polygamous and the women are subordinate in all domestic matters.

In the bustling Kumasi market place, however, the women reign supreme. These tough, assertive women have evolved their own power structure to settle all disputes over price and quality.