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women"s peace movement and law

Ann C. Scales

women"s peace movement and law

feminist jurisprudence as oxymoron?

by Ann C. Scales

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Published by Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women and peace,
  • Feminism,
  • Peace -- Societies, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFeminist jurisprudence as oxymoron?
    Statementby Ann C. Scales.
    SeriesLegal theory workshop series -- WS 1987-88 (10)
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK235.L46 .S28 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination67 p. ;
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14687638M

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