Gender and Women"s Education (Routledge Research in Gender & History)
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Gender and Women"s Education (Routledge Research in Gender & History) by Katharin Rowold

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Sociology,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Gender Studies

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10187490M
ISBN 100415205875
ISBN 109780415205870

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