Gendering the City

by Kristine B. Miranne

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Written in English
Cover of: Gendering the City | Kristine B. Miranne
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Subjects:

  • Human Geography,
  • Urban communities,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Urban women,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Urban Geography,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Urban ecology,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Social Science / Human Geography,
  • Women and city planning,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Feminist theory,
  • Social conditions
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8246483M
ISBN 10084769450X
ISBN 109780847694501

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