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Women for a Change

A Grassroots Guide to Activism and Politics

by Thalia Zepatos

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Facts on File .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Process - Elections,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Political Process - General,
  • Politics, Practical,
  • Training of,
  • United States,
  • Women in politics,
  • Women political activists

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11359302M
    ISBN 100816034923
    ISBN 109780816034925


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