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Published by Palgrave MacMillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Women -- Government policy -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Feminism -- Political aspects -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Women"s rights -- Cross-cultural studies

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Statementedited by Joyce Outshoorn and Johanna Kantola
ContributionsOutshoorn, Joyce, Kantola, Johanna, 1977-
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 329 p. ;
Number of Pages329
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22766710M
ISBN 109780230516618

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