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The Globalized Woman Reports from a Future of Inequality by Christa Wichterich

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Published by Zed Books .
Written in English


  • Feminism,
  • Globalization,
  • International economics,
  • Unemployed women workers,
  • Labor market,
  • Contemporary Economic Situations And Conditions,
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Women,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Competition, International,
  • Employment

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsPatrick Camiller (Translator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9652139M
ISBN 101856497402
ISBN 109781856497404

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