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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sex role,
  • Women,
  • Ethnology -- Philosophy,
  • Feminist anthropology

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementHenrietta L. Moore.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN479.7 .M66 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 246 p. ;
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2045052M
ISBN 100816617481, 0816617503
LC Control Number88022032

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