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Dominant constructions of women and nature in social science literature

Brinda Rao

Dominant constructions of women and nature in social science literature

by Brinda Rao

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Published by Center for Political Ecology in Santa Cruz, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural women -- Developing countries,
  • Human ecology -- Developing countries,
  • Sex role -- Developing countries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCapitalism, nature, socialism.
    StatementBrinda Rao.
    SeriesCES/CNS pamphlet -- 2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27 p. ;
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13594668M
    OCLC/WorldCa36933913

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