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Asian Women and Their Work

Carolyn V. Prorok

Asian Women and Their Work

A Geography of Gender and Development (Pathways in Geography Series)

by Carolyn V. Prorok

  • 20 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by National Council for Geographic Education .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8700742M
    ISBN 101884136125
    ISBN 109781884136122
    OCLC/WorldCa39890039


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