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The Globalized Woman

Reports from a Future of Inequality

by Christa Wichterich

  • 80 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPatrick Camiller (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8996780M
    ISBN 101856497410
    ISBN 109781856497411

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