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Women"s status in contemporary China

Women"s status in contemporary China

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Published by Peking University Press in Beijing .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes papers presented at International Seminar on Women"s Status in Contemporary China, Beijing, 1993.

Statementedited by Sha Jicai and Liu Qiming.
ContributionsQiming, Liu., Jicai, Sha.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,402p. ;
Number of Pages402
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22641674M
ISBN 107301026552

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