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Women in contemporary democratization

Shahrashoub Razavi

Women in contemporary democratization

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Published by UNRISD in Geneva, Switzerland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in politics,
  • Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Shahra Razavi.
    SeriesOccasional paper ;, 4, Occasional paper (Geneva 2000) ;, 4.
    ContributionsUnited Nations Research Institute for Social Development., Geneva 2000 (2000 : Geneva, Switzerland)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1236 .Z37 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 45 p. ;
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6839730M
    ISBN 109290850248
    LC Control Number00338350

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