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Women and education

equity or equality?

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Published by McCutchan Pub. Corp. in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Education -- United States,
    • Women"s studies -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited by Elizabeth Fennema and M. Jane Ayer.
      SeriesSeries on contemporary educational issues
      ContributionsFennema, Elizabeth., Ayer, M. Jane.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC1752 .W65 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 266 p. :
      Number of Pages266
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3191154M
      ISBN 100821105078
      LC Control Number83062772


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