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Women in Taiwan

Ya-chen Chen

Women in Taiwan

sociocultural perspectives

by Ya-chen Chen

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Published by University of Indianapolis Press in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Women,
  • Economic conditions,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditor : Ya-chen Chen
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 182 p.
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27115455M
    ISBN 101880938731
    ISBN 109781880938737
    OCLC/WorldCa437298619


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