Leadership in Public Arenas

Most village leaders are men since women are banned from the male cult house, the center of political debate and ritual preparation. Leadership largely arises from totemic erudition, which is mainly restricted to men. Formerly, leaders were also noted sorcerers and warriors, two social roles denied to women. While there are female leaders among women, their prestige and authority is less expansive than male leadership, confined to the domestic organization of a residential ward and household. Women leaders have no public arena on par with the men's house from which to mobilize resources and labor. In short, female leadership lacks equal authority.

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