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Femininity, the politics of the personal

Barbara Sichtermann

Femininity, the politics of the personal

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Published by Blackwell, Polity Press in Oxford, Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism,
  • Women -- Sexual behavior,
  • Femininity,
  • Women -- Psychology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBarbara Sichtermann ; translated by John Whitlam ; edited by Helga Geyer-Ryan.
    SeriesFeminist perspectives
    ContributionsGeyer-Ryan, Helga.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1206 .S5131986B
    The Physical Object
    Pagination132 p.
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19788211M
    ISBN 100745601200, 0745602657

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