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Women, power, and politics

by Margaret Stacey

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Tavistock Publications in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in politics.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p194-206. - Includes index.

    StatementMargaret Stacey and Marion Price.
    SeriesTavistock women"s studies
    ContributionsPrice, Marion.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1236
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix,214p. ;
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22084527M
    ISBN 100422761400, 0422761508

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