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Feminism worldwide

Joan Nordquist

Feminism worldwide

a bibliography

by Joan Nordquist

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Published by Reference and Research Services in Santa Cruz, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Joan Nordquist.
    SeriesContemporary social issues : a bibliographic series,, no. 44, Contemporary social issues (Santa Cruz, Calif.) ;, no. 44.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7963.F44 N66 1996, HQ1154 N66 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. ;
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL738554M
    ISBN 100937855863
    LC Control Number97129798
    OCLC/WorldCa36368015


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