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The Women"s movement in China

The Women"s movement in China

a selection of readings, 1949-1973

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Published by Anglo-Chinese Educational Institute in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Feminism -- China -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 113-115.

      Statement[edited by] Elisabeth Croll.
      SeriesModern China series ;, no. 6
      ContributionsCroll, Elisabeth J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7964.C5 W65, HQ1738 W65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 115 p. ;
      Number of Pages115
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5257275M
      ISBN 100903193051
      LC Control Number75330685

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