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Feminist political theory

Valerie Bryson

Feminist political theory

an introduction

by Valerie Bryson

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementValerie Bryson ; foreword by Elizabeth Meehan.
SeriesWomen in Society Series
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii,304p. ;
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16193185M
ISBN 100333516362


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