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Women and Power Fighting Pariarchy and Poverty by Janet Townsend

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Published by Zed Books .
Written in English


  • Development studies,
  • Feminism,
  • Sociology,
  • Poverty,
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology - Rural,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9326670M
ISBN 101856498034
ISBN 109781856498036

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