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Gender and development rethinking modernization and dependency theory by Catherine V. Scott

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Published by L. Rienner Publishers in Boulder .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Women in development.,
  • Dependency.,
  • Feminist theory.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-145) and index.

StatementCatherine V. Scott.
SeriesWomen and change in the developing world
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 151 p. ;
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15545995M
ISBN 101555876641

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