Feminism and ecological communities an ethic of flourishing by Chris J. Cuomo

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Ecofeminism,
  • Human ecology,
  • Feminist theory

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 152-165) and index.

Book details

StatementChris J. Cuomo.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1233 .C86 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 170 p. ;
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL665411M
ISBN 100415158052, 0415158060
LC Control Number97011037

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