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Women and economics

a New Zealand feminist perspective

by Prue Hyman

  • 253 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Bridget Williams Books in Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand,
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- New Zealand -- Economic conditions.,
    • Women -- New Zealand -- Social conditions.,
    • Feminist economics -- New Zealand.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-248) and index.

      StatementPrue Hyman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1865.5 .H96 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 256 p. ;
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1219812M
      ISBN 100908912617
      LC Control Number94218604
      OCLC/WorldCa33130979

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Several years before writing Women and Economics, she began to read texts with feminist themes. As a result of her reading, Gilman became involved in the women's rights movement. The hope Gilman expresses in her preface was realized when Women and Economics was praised by leading social activists of her day.

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