5 edition of Women, public life and democracy found in the catalog.
Women, public life and democracy
2003 by Commonwealth Parliamentary Association in association, with Pluto Press in London, Sterling, Va .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-197).
|Statement||compiled and edited by Joni Lovenduski and Rosie Campbell, with Jacqui Sampson-Jacent.|
|Contributions||Lovenduski, Joni., Campbell, Rosie, 1967-., Commonwealth Parliamentary Association.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1236.5.C7 W66 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 197 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||197|
|LC Control Number||2002156323|
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