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Published by Zed Books in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Feminism.,
  • Young women -- Social conditions -- 21st century.,
  • Young women -- Political activity.,
  • Women"s rights.,
  • Globalization -- Social aspects.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Shamillah Wilson, Anasuya Sengupta, and Kristy Evans.
ContributionsWilson, Shamillah., Sengupta, Anasuya., Evans, Kristy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1155 .D47 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3426437M
ISBN 101842777262, 1842777270
LC Control Number2005050257

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