Legislating marriage: globalization and family law reform in West Africa
Frontiers of Globalization: Kinship and Family Structures in Africa
Africa World Press
Examines the process of family law reform in 3 West African countries, Mali, Benin, and Senegal. Explores the democracy and human rights as an aspect of globalization as it relates to challenges to cultural norms posed by family law reform. --author-supplied description
Wing, Susanna. “Legislating Marriage: Globalization and Family Law Reform in West Africa,” in Ana Marta Gonzales et. al., eds., Frontiers of Globalization: Kinship and Family Structures in Africa (Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press Books, 2011).