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The gender of globalization

The gender of globalization

women navigating cultural and economic marginalities

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Published by School for Advanced Research Press in Santa Fe, N.M .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poor women -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Globalization -- Social aspects -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Globalization -- Economic aspects -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Culture and globalization -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Marginality, Social -- Cross-cultural studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-344) and index.

    Statementedited by Nandini Gunewardena and Ann Kingsolver.
    GenreCross-cultural studies.
    SeriesSchool for Advanced Research advanced seminar series
    ContributionsGunewardena, Nandini., Kingsolver, Ann E., 1960-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1161 .G464 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 356 p. ;
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21039170M
    ISBN 109781930618916
    LC Control Number2007031821

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