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Challenging democracy

international perpectives on gender, education and citizenship


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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Citizenship -- Study and teaching -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Feminism and education.,
  • Women in education -- Cross-cultural studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Madeleine Arnot and Jo-Anne Dillabough.
    GenreCross-cultural studies.
    ContributionsArnot, Madeleine., Dillabough, Jo-Anne, 1963-
    LC ClassificationsLC1091 .C43 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6782003M
    ISBN 100415203155, 0415203163
    LC Control Number00030438

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