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The Changing Politics of Gender Equality in Britain

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government,
  • Women"s studies,
  • 20th century,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • British Isles,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Government - State & Provincial,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Government policy,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Sex discrimination against women,
  • Women,
  • Women"s rights

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEsther Breitenbach (Editor), Alice Brown (Editor), Fiona Mackay (Editor), Janette Webb (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9783801M
    ISBN 100333803043
    ISBN 109780333803042


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