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Women"s rights in the U.S.A.

policy debates & gender roles

by Dorothy M. Stetson

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Published by Brooks/Cole Pub. Co. in Pacific Grove, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Women"s rights -- United States,
    • Sex role -- United States,
    • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesWomen"s rights in the USA.
      StatementDorothy McBride Stetson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.U6 S74 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 265 p. ;
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1883933M
      ISBN 100534148980
      LC Control Number90044814


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