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Introduction to feminist theory

by Brenda Cossman

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Published by Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women,
  • Legal status, laws,
  • Feminism,
  • Women"s rights

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIntroduction to feminist legal theory.
    StatementBrenda Cossman
    ContributionsRéaume, Denise, University of Toronto. Faculty of Law
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26436341M
    OCLC/WorldCa225731310

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