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Women In Higher Education A Feminist Perspective (2nd Edition) (Ashe Reader Series) by Becky Ropers-Huilman

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Written in English


  • Colleges of higher education,
  • Feminism,
  • Higher,
  • Education (Higher),
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Textbooks,
  • Feminism and higher education,
  • Women,
  • Leadership,
  • Education / Leadership,
  • Women in higher education

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Edition Notes

ContributionsJudith Glazer-Raymo (Editor), Barbara K. Townsend (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages584
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7787212M
ISBN 100536609748
ISBN 109780536609748

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