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Women and politics worldwide

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in politics -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Women"s rights -- Cross-cultural studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Barbara J. Nelson and Najma Chowdhury.
    ContributionsNelson, Barbara J., 1949-, Caudhurī, Nājamā, 1942-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1236 .W6363 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 818 p. :
    Number of Pages818
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1418775M
    ISBN 100300054076, 0300054084
    LC Control Number93028668

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