Women"s spaces class, gender and the club : an anthropological study of the transitional process in Poland by Monika Baer

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Published by Wydawn. Uniwersytetu Wrocławskiego in Wrocław .

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  • Poland,
  • Poznań,
  • Poland.

Subjects:

  • Middle class women -- Poland -- Poznań -- Social conditions -- 20th century.,
  • Women -- Poland -- Societies and clubs -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Post-communism -- Poland -- Sociological aspects.,
  • Women"s studies -- Poland.,
  • Poland -- Politics and government -- 1989- -- Sources.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [232]-238)

Book details

StatementMonika Baer.
GenreSources.
SeriesActa Universitatis Wratislaviensis,, no 2564
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1665.7.Z9 P693 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination238 p. ;
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3365733M
ISBN 108322924313
LC Control Number2004431688

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