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Woman and Economics

A Study of the Economic Relation Between Women and Men (Great Minds)

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Prometheus Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Employment & unemployment,
  • Feminism,
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Employment Of Women,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Sociology,
  • Women,
  • Economics - General,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Economic conditions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8130943M
    ISBN 100879758848
    ISBN 109780879758844


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