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Feminist Economics and the World Bank

History, Theory and Policy (Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy)

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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ContributionsEdith Kuiper (Editor), Drucilla K. Barker (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7495209M
ISBN 100415763819
ISBN 109780415763813

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