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The Women"s Movement Political, Socioeconomic and Psychological Issues by Barbara Sinclair Deckard

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Published by Harpercollins College Div .
Written in English


  • Women,
  • U.S,
  • History Of Women (General),
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Sociology,
  • United States,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Women"s studies,
  • History,
  • Feminism

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages500
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9231676M
ISBN 100060416157
ISBN 109780060416157

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