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Women and Grass Roots Democracy in the Americas

Women and Grass Roots Democracy in the Americas

Sustaining the Initiative

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Published by Univ of Miami North South Center Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Democracy,
  • Women And Politics,
  • Social Science,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Women civic leaders,
  • Citizens" associations,
  • Latin America,
  • Political participation,
  • Women and democracy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUniversity of Miami North-South Center (Corporate Author), Dorrit K. Marks (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8741819M
    ISBN 101574540173
    ISBN 109781574540178
    OCLC/WorldCa34996055

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