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Women and the politics of culture

studies in the sexual economy

by Michele Wender Zak

  • 370 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Longmans in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism -- History,
  • Sex discrimination against women -- History,
  • Sex role -- History,
  • Women in politics -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichele Wender Zak, Patricia A. Moots.
    ContributionsMoots, Patricia A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1121 .Z34 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 452 p. ;
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3488130M
    ISBN 100582283914
    LC Control Number82007776

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