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Sex stratification in community politics and decision making

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Published by Dept. of Agricultural Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Nina G. Stuart
SeriesIllinois agricultural economics staff paper. Series S, Rural sociology -- 77 S-2, Illinois agricultural economics staff paper -- 77 S-2.
ContributionsUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Dept. of Agricultural Economics
The Physical Object
Pagination15, [3] leaves. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25364214M
OCLC/WorldCa782070511

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