Women, Europe and the New Language of Politics (Politics, Culture, and Society in the New Europe)

by Hilary Footitt

Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group

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  • EU & European institutions,
  • Political ideologies,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women legislators,
  • Political Science,
  • General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Public Policy - Social Policy,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Europe,
  • Political aspects,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • European Parliament,
  • Civics & Citizenship,
  • Language,
  • Language and languages
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Number of Pages193
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ISBN 100826452973
ISBN 109780826452979

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