The evolution of American women"s studies

reflections on triumphs, controversies and change

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan in New York

Written in English
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  • Women"s studies -- History,
  • Feminism

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Alice E. Ginsberg.
ContributionsGinsberg, Alice E.
LC ClassificationsHQ1180 .E86 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18507510M
ISBN 100230605796
LC Control Number2008016033

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