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Women in academia and equality law

Women in academia and equality law

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Published by Kluwer Law International in The Hague .
Written in English

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Statementeditor: R. Blanpain.
LC ClassificationsKJ
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 320 p. :
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22726568M
ISBN 109041124276

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