The National Action Committee on the Status of Women"s Voters" Guide

A Women"s Agenda for Social Justice by Nandita Sharma

Publisher: Lorimer

Written in English
Cover of: The National Action Committee on the Status of Women
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Subjects:

  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • 102,
  • 322,
  • 88,
  • 92,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Women Government policy feminism social justice,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8548739M
ISBN 101550285521
ISBN 109781550285529
OCLC/WorldCa37976941

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