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Equality in the 90"s

Equality in the 90"s

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Published by Local Government ManagementBoard in London .
Written in English


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StatementSociety of Chief Personnel Officers.
ContributionsLocal Government Management Board., Society of Chief Personnel Officers.
The Physical Object
Pagination57p.
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21648450M


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Her enthralling new book, 90s Bitch, takes a long overdue sledgehammer (and, when needed, a scalpel) to the misogynistic myths that cloud our view of that troubling decade/5(32).

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