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Liberating Economics

Feminist Perspectives on Families, Work, and Globalization (Advances in Heterodox Economics)
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Economics, Women"s studies, Sociology - Social Theory, Employment, Business/Economics, Women"s Studies - General, Business & Economics, Business / Economics / Finance, Globalization, General, Family, Economics - General, Social Science / Women"s Studies, Women, Economic aspects, Feminist econ
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