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Women under the law

Aileen McColgan

Women under the law

the false promise of human rights

by Aileen McColgan

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Published by Pearson Education in Harlow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Women"s rights.

  • Edition Notes

    First published: Longman, 2000.

    StatementAileen McColgan.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiv, 316 p. ;
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16002934M


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