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Women, Power, and Political Change

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Published by Lexington Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political History,
  • Political Science,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • USA,
  • United States,
  • United States - General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • History,
  • General,
  • Political culture,
  • Women social reformers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7913574M
    ISBN 100739111213
    ISBN 109780739111215

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