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Issues in feminism

a first course in women"s studies

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Feminism -- United States,
    • Women"s studies -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[edited by] Sheila Ruth ; foreword by Sheila Tobias ; [chapter-opening drawings by Michael Crawford].
      ContributionsRuth, Sheila.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1426 .I85
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 593 p. :
      Number of Pages593
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4435479M
      ISBN 100395286913
      LC Control Number79088795


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