Women’s Unequal Pay and Poverty



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by Ms. Miriam Kennet (Author, Illustrator),‎ Judith Felton (Author, Illustrator),‎ Michele Gale D’Oliveira ( USA and Brazil) (Author),‎ Amana Winchester (Editor),‎ Mahelet Mekonen (Ethiopia) (Editor),‎ Susan M. Canney (Illustrator)

  • Paperback: 357 pages
  • Publisher: The Green Economics Institute (10 Feb. 2012)
  • ISBN-10: 1907543082
  • ISBN-13: 978-1907543081
  • Package Dimensions: 21.4 x 14.9 x 1.9 cm
  • £35.00
  • womenbookVH300912



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