Geography and Gender An Introduction to Feminist Geography by Women and Geography Study Group of the Ibg

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  • Women geographers,
  • Feminist geography,
  • Study and teaching,
  • Geography,
  • Geography (General),
  • Sociology,
  • Feminism,
  • Sociology Of Women

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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages144
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Open LibraryOL9268082M
ISBN 100091566711
ISBN 109780091566715

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