TITLE

Losing ground

AUTHOR(S)
Weil, Lise
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Women's Review of Books;Sep2000, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an adaptation of an essay on feminism that appeared on the 1999 issue of `Tessera.'
ACCESSION #
3480074

 

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