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A Mind of one"s own

feminist essays on reason and objectivity

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminist theory,
  • Philosophy -- History,
  • Feminist criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Louise M. Antony and Charlotte Witt.
    SeriesFeminist theory and politics
    ContributionsAntony, Louise M., Witt, Charlotte, 1951-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1190 .M56 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 302 p. ;
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1719704M
    ISBN 100813379377, 0813379385
    LC Control Number92022848


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